John D. Brown

John D. Brown, 90, of McGrady, passed away Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021, at his home. Mr. Brown was born April 10, 1931, in Wilkes County to Quincy and Alice Dillard Brown. John D. was a member, deacon and Sunday School teacher at Pine View Baptist Church. He was also a U.S. Army Veteran. He enjoyed working in his garden and helping people. He was a generally nice person to everyone. Mr. Brown was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 65 years, Mary Sue all Brown; three brothers; and four sisters.

He is survived by his daughters, Patsy Brown, Shelia Davis and spouse Larry all of McGrady; son, David Brown and spouse Elizabeth of McGrady; sister, Shirley Carter and spouse Ted of Roaring River; brother, Iredell Brown and spouse Jackie of McGrady; grandchildren, Matt Stone and spouse Teresa of North Wilkesboro, Adam Stone and Jessica Walker of Seneca Falls, N.Y., Marilyn Brown of McGrady; great grandchildren, Avery Stone and Kristen Stone both of North Wilkesboro; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, at Pine View Baptist Church with Rev. Amos Combs officiating. Burial with military honors by Veterans of Foreign Wars Honor Guard Post 1142 will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 6-8 Tuesday. Flowers will be accepted. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller

The family has requested that everyone wear a face mask.

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