Published in Winston-Salem Journal on November 10, 2011
Bobby Lee Brown, 79, passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at Wake Forest
Baptist Medical Center. He was born in Danville, VA to the late Everett
and Geneva Brown.
Mr. Brown was an avid athlete with baseball being his favorite. Mr. Brown
played baseball at Wake Forest on a scholarship and was drafted professionally
by the Washington Senators.
Preceding him in death was his wife, Joyce Corbett Brown and a daughter,
Teresa Marie Brown.
Surviving are a son, Jeffrey Scott Brown (Traci); daughter, Linda Faye
Knott (Bob) and four grandchildren, Brooke Brown, Christopher Brown, Grace
Knott, and Jessica Knott.
A service will be held 11:00 A.M. Friday, November 11, 2011 at Parklawn
Mausoleum Chapel with Pastor Johnny Corbett officiating.
Entombment will follow the service.
In lieu flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care
Center 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103.