Ronald Wayne Brown Sr.


Ronald Wayne Brown, Sr., age 74, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019.
Mr. Brown was born on August 7, 1944, in Fitzgerald, GA, son of the late Clarence Brown and Mable Rathburn Brown.
Mr. Brown retired from John Smith Chevrolet, where he served for many years as a mechanic. He was currently employed with the Bartow Recycling Center. 
He is preceded in death by his brothers, Tommy and Jimmy Brown.
Survivors include his loving wife, Annelle “Dolly” Brown; sons, Ronald Wayne Brown, Jr.; daughter, Stephanie (Robert) Ryan; step-son, Jason Todd Ellis; grandchildren, Dalton and Brittany Ryan; brother, Gene (Patsy) Brown; sister, Tilda Ann Brown; sisters-in-law, Glenda (BE) Popham and Bernice “Teen”  (Tommy) Baynard; special niece, Patricia Brown Weinberg; special fur babies, Bella and Kassy; special friends, Larry and Jane Graves.
A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted at eleven o’clock in the morning on Saturday, the 9
th of March, 2019, in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home with Kenny Jacobs officiating.
Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from five o’clock in the evening until eight on Friday, the 8
th of March, 2019, at Owen Funeral Home.
Please visit to post tributes and sign the on-line register.
Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA 30120 has charge of the arrangements.