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Donald Ray Brown

May 10, 1959 ~ February 16, 2021 (age 61)


Donald Ray Brown, 61, of High Point passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 in Roanoke, VA.


Donald was born on May 10, 1959 to the late Franklin Eugene Brown, Sr. and Mary Manring Brown in Guilford County. He was a man with strong work ethic and had unconditional love for his family. Donald had a great sense of humor. He loved the Dallas Cowboys, NASCAR, and a good cup of coffee.


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three siblings, Gary Eugene Brown, Everett Franklin Brown and Sherry Ann Starkey. Surviving is a loving wife of 44 years, Susan Laughlin Brown of High Point; three children, Christopher Eugene Brown (Lisa) of High Point, Shannon Ray Brown (Christine) of Thomasville, Chastity Miranda Brown (Anthony Meadows) of High Point; three siblings, Vickie Jean White (Bobby) of Thomasville, Franklin Eugene Brown, Jr. of VA, Lessie Brown Laney (Charles) of Thomasville; eleven grandchildren, Alexis Shaner, Desiree Simmons, Cameron Author Ray Brown, Shi Walker, Elizabeth Glasco, Alexia Walker, Payton Brown, Tiffany Hagen, Kasey Walker, Chelsea Brown, Cheyenne Brown; two great-grandchildren, Aysleigh Simmons, Haven Patrick; special in-laws, Glenn and Pat Laughlin, Richard and Cynthia Rumple, Gary Luck and Cynthia “Cindy” Laughlin. 


A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 2:00 PM at the J.C. Green and Sons funeral home in Thomasville. Burial will follow at Lebanon UMC Cemetery in High Point. The family will greet friends Friday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be given to the family at  

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February 19, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
JC Green and Sons Chapel (Thomasville)
122 W. Main Street
Thomasville, NC 27360

Funeral Service
February 20, 2021

2:00 PM
JC Green and Sons Chapel (Thomasville)
122 W. Main Street
Thomasville, NC 27360

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