Mr. James Brown, age 80, of 400 Speedway Drive, Fountain Inn, died Thursday, September 20, 2018 at his home. Born in Fountain Inn, a son of the late Odell Brown and Jannie Putman Brown, he was a retired employee of Cryovac and a US Army Veteran. He is survived by his wife, Annie C. Brown of the home; one son, Donald Brown of Simpsonville; two daughters, Charlene B. Kennedy of Fountain Inn and Minister Cynthia B. Dorch of Simpsonville; six brothers, Dacus (Lelar) Brown, Wesley (Ruth) Brown and Odell Brown, Jr. of Fountain Inn, Marvin Brown of Greenville, Michael Brown of Simpsonville and Thomas (Winnical )Brown of Irmo; four sisters, Helen Brown of Atlanta, GA, Patsy (George) Casey of Enoree, Bermuda (Mike) Graham and Daisy (Tim) Wardlaw of Simpsonville; two grandchildren, Tyrone M. Dennis and Kelsey (Ian) Phifer.
Funeral service will be held 2 p.m., Monday, September 24,2018 at the Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Laurens. Burial will be in the Westview Memorial Park. The family is at the home. Beasley Funeral Home, Fountain Inn is in charge of arrangements.Email obituary