Chester L. Brown, Sr., 76, Gallipolis, Ohio passed away Sunday, March 14, 2021 at his home. He was born in Charleston, West Virginia November 22, 1944 to the late Marvin and T. Edith (nee Yates) Brown. Chester married Frances R. (nee Casto) Brown January 26, 1963 at Kanawha City, West Virginia and she survives. He attended White Oak Baptist Church, Bidwell, Ohio, where he was a member for more than 21 years.
Those left to cherish his memory, with his wife Frances, are their sons: Chester L. (Vicki) Brown, Jr., Buffalo, West Virginia; Allen (Regina) Brown and Dana Brown, both of Bidwell, Ohio; ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; sisters, Marceda Mollohan, Gallipolis, Ohio and Janie Godwin, Gallipolis, Ohio.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brothers Joe Brown, Max Brown, Johnny Brown and Gary Brown.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, March 18, 2021 at the McCoy-Moore Funeral Home, Vinton Chapel with Pastor Carl Ward officiating. Burial will follow at Joey Brown’s Farm Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the funeral home Thursday, 10:00 A.M. until time of service.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in Chester’s memory be made to:
American Parkinson’s Disease 135 Parkinson Dr., Staten Island, NY 10305 OR
Holzer Hospice 100 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis, Ohio 45631
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