AUGUSTA, Ga. - M r. Bennie S. Brown, age 79, of Strother Drive entered into rest on Saturday, February 2, 2002, at his residence. The funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, February 9, 2002 at 1 p.m. from the Moses Baptist Church with Rev. Willie Green officiating. The burial will be in Walker Memorial Park. He was the son of the late Henry and Ruth Brown and a native of Richmond County. Survivors include three sisters, Mrs. Louise Lakes of Augusta, Mrs. Annie Mae (Ed) Rivers of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Mrs. Zola King of Calif.; two brothers, Mr. Marion (Carrie) Brown of North Carolina, and Mr. Richard King of New York; one stepdaughter, Mrs. Gertrude (Leroy) Rollins; five grandchildren; brother-in-law, Mr. Lindsey Lakes of Augusta; a special friend, Mrs. Lillie Wilson of Augusta; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. The body will lie in state at the church on Saturday from 12 noon until the hour of services. Peoples Funeral Home. (706)724-1885.
The Augusta Chronicle February 8, 2002