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Marvin Brown

Pine Bluff, AR, 1952 - 2020

Marvin Brown, 67, of Pine Bluff, Ark., went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 19, 2020.
Marvin was born October 3, 1952, in Pine Bluff, son of the late Felix and Mary Ella Brown. He graduated from White Hall High School in 1971 and attended the University of Arkansas at Monticello. He spent his career as an owner/operator of M&C Logging Company and Felix Brown Farms.
He was a member of First Baptist Church of White Hall. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying fishing and hunting all types of wild game, but duck hunting was his favorite.
Marvin was preceded in death by his parents, Felix Fonzo Brown and Mary Ella Shaddock Brown.
Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Brenda Joyce Welch Brown, whom he married on march 25, 1988; sons, Adam Felix Brown and his wife, Lesley, and Aaron Kyle Brown and his wife, Laura; and four grandchildren, Abby Lane Brown, Laney Ann Brown, Ethan Dean Via, and Valynn Marie Via; his brother, Eddie Carrol (Patsy); and his sisters, Mary Elizabeth Freeman, Lyndell Jo Guthrie, and Betty Ruth (Ray) Freeman.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Friday, August 21, 2020, at First Baptist Church of White Hall with Reverend Paul Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery by Robinson and Fuller White Hall Funeral Chapel. Visitation will precede the service Friday from noon until service time at First Baptist Church of White Hall. Online register and video messages for the family may be submitted to

Published August 20, 2020

Cranford Funeral Home (Robinson & Fuller, LLC
8302 Dollarway Road, White Hall, AR
Phone: 870-247-0087