Services for Oscar Lee Brown, 88, of Canton are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Eubank Chapel, under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home, Canton.
Burial will be in Pinecrest Cemetery, Troup.
He passed away June 5, 2013, in Tyler.
Mr. Brown was born Dec. 24, 1924, in Millsap to Earl Henry and Rosa Olive Warner Brown.
Oscar was a member of the Canton Church of Christ on Texas Highway 243. He married Mary Ethel Barrett on July 3, 1948. He graduated from Texas A&M?University in 1949. He enjoyed gardening fruit, vegetables and flowers.
Surviving are sons, Barry and Pat Brown, Steve Brown, all of Canton, Don and Kathy Brown, of Conroe; daughters, Kathy and Robert Lynn Luthringer, of Canyon Lake, Ann and Scot Yarbrough, of Abilene; brothers, Eldon and Melvin Brown; sisters, Bernice Melton, Ruth Mitchell, Martha Burns, Alice Thompson, Rosa Collins, Mary McCoy; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Oscar was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ethel Brown; his parents; son, Doyal Wayne Brown; granddaughter, Andrea Martin; and brothers, Guy, Martin, Marshall and Buck Brown.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on June 7, 2013