DONALD ARTHUR BROWN went home to his Lord & Savior on
March 21, 2006. His unwavering faith touched everyone he
met during his valiant and courageous fight with cancer.
Don was born on Sept. 10, 1940 at Good Samaritan Hospital
in Dallas. He is the son of Mae and Arthur Brown. He grew
up in Pleasant Grove and attended area schools. Don served
in the United States Navy as a young man. His tour of duty
on the USS Saratoga enabled him to visit many countries. Don
met his wife, Cherie of 44 years on a blind date. He and
Cherie worked with the youth of Saint Marks United Methodist
Church for years. Don worked in QR at the Dallas Works for
Don delighted in the time he spent with his daughter, Elyse,
her husband Paul, grandchildren, Jordan, Dylan and Tanner
Strangmeyer of Pleasanton, CA, his son Tim Brown and wife
Cathy of Mascot, TN.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Ruby
Ouldhouse and Dorothy Almond.