Robert Oliver “Rob” Brown, 80, of the Middle River Community, Carnesville, died Wednesday, June 11, 2008, at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta.
He was born on December 2, 1927, in Franklin County, the son of the late W.V. and Nelie Bray Brown. He was retired from Oliver Rubber Company in Athens. Mr. Brown was preceded in death by sons, Robert O. Brown Jr. and James Brown; and sisters, Hazel Cothran and Daisy Lee Hart.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Manley Brown, Carnesville; son, Don M. Manley, Carnesville; granddaughter, Lani Manley, Carnesville; God-daughter, Cindel Eavenson, Carnesville, and sisters, Shirley Ann Purcell and Johnny Mell Bond, both of Royston.
Funeral services were held Friday, June 13, at B.D. Ginn Memorial Chapel. Burial was in the Middle River Baptist Church cemetery.
Ginn Funeral Home, Carnesville, was in charge of arrangements.