Uriah Columbus Brown

June 4, 1924 ~ October 2, 2019 (age 95)


Uriah Columbus Brown, age 95 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019.

Born on June 4, 1924 in Jefferson, GA, he was the son of the late Tilman C. and Flora Bowen Brown. He was the widow of Edna Wood Brown whom he was married to for 66 years, was a textile worker with Commerce Sports, and proudly served as a Veteran in the United States Army. He was also preceded in death by siblings, Lydia Marlowe, Lelia Whitlock, Elra Kirby, Beatrice Samples and Tilman C. Brown, Jr.

Survivors include a daughter, Cindy Wood of Jefferson, GA; granddaughter, Katie Hogwood; great-grandsons, Darren and Daniel; very special friend, Randy Wheless; and Kyle Wood, who he loved like a son.

Funeral services will be held 3 PM Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 at Ivie Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kelly Hannon officiating. Burial will follow in Wilson Chapel Cemetery, Maysville, GA. The family will receive friends Friday 2 PM until time of service at the funeral home.

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Arrangements are in the care of Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, GA.


OCT 4. 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (EDT)

Ivie Funeral Home
1053 S. Elm Street
Commerce, GA, 30529

Funeral Services

OCT 4. 3:00 PM (EDT)

Ivie Funeral Home
1053 S. Elm Street
Commerce, GA, 30529

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