Richard M. Brown, 83, of Greensboro, NC passed away on December 19, 2019. He was born in Greensboro, NC to Edward and Ethel Brown.
A celebration of his life will be Sunday, December 22, 2019, 3 p.m., at Hillcrest Baptist Church in Greensboro. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. prior to the service.
He was a building inspector with the City of Greensboro for over 20 years. He was a foster parent to over 100 children.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 9 siblings.
Those left to cherish his memory include wife, Eva Brown; children, Patricia (Charles) Brown, Sue (Billy) Brown, Rickie (Linda) Brown, Vickie (Ronnie) Rumley, Ricky Brown, Nikki (Kevin) Marksman, and Anthony Brown; grandchildren, Eva Jean Brown, Tiffany Brown, Jesse (Meghan) Brown, Freddie Brown, Jonathan Brown, Brandon Brown, Justin Brown, Rick Brown, Tim (Britnie) Brown, Raleigh Rumley, and Autumn Rumley; 8 great-grandchildren; brothers, Pete Brown, Jimmy Brown, and Don Brown; sisters, Murtty Moore and Wanda Mounce; and special friend, Bobby Hill.
Friends may sign the guestbook at www.lambethtroxlerfuneralhome.com