Obituary of Richard Ray Brown
Rev. Richard Ray “P.J.” Brown
of Man, WV
Rev. Richard Ray “P.J.” Brown, 77, of Man, fought a good fight, finished his course, kept the faith: Henceforth there is laid up for him a crown of righteousness. He left this world on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at Dignity Hospice House at Chapmanville, surrounded by his loving wife and son, after an extended illness.
He was born January 17, 1942, at
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one grandson, Derick Michael Brown.
Richard was a 1960 graduate of
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 55 years, Carol Daniels Brown; one son, Kevin Brown of Winfield; three brothers, Gary (Sue) Brown of Combs Addition, Jimmy (Sandy) Brown of Man, and Larry Brown of Louisville, KY; three sisters, Gail Adkins of Front Royal, VA, Tonnia Doty of Crown, and Patty (George) Walker of Charlottesville, VA; and many nieces and nephews along with a host of other relatives, church family, and friends.
The family would like to extend a thank you to Chris Tipton and the staff at Lincoln Primary and Dr. Haffar for the great care they gave to P.J. during his illness and to Dignity Hospice for the excellent care during this time.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2019, at the Hunt Freewill Baptist Tabernacle at
Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the church also.
Pallbearers will be nephews.
Honorary pallbearers will be Billy Jack Greene, Freddie Greene, Jimmy Justice, Jerry Perry, Kenny Workman, Brian Perry, Bruce Browning, Jimbo Brown, Jimbo Belcher, Mike Daniels, and Pete Daniels.
Online condolences may be sent to www.krantzmcneelyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home at