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Wilder Erwin Brown

October 23, 1925 - February 9, 2018

Wilder Erwin Brown, 92, of Lake Jackson, Texas passed away on February 9, 2018 at his home in Lake Jackson, TX.

Wilder was born on October 23, 1925 to James Charles, Jr. and Cleopatra (McNaughton) Brown in Pleasant Hill, LA. On December 25, 1953, he married Kathryn Fling, to whom he was married to for 58 years. Wilder was a member of St. Gabriel Presbyterian Church of Georgetown, TX. He honorably served his country as a member of the United States Navy during World War II. Wilder later re-enlisted with the United States Air Force in 1950, and worked for the military until his retirement in 1975.

He was preceded in death by his father, James Charles Brown, Jr.; mother, Cleopatra (McNaughton) Brown; wife, Kathryn Fling Brown; sister, Mary Hobbs; and brother, James Brown.

A graveside service will be held on Monday, February 12, 2018, 10:00 am at Odd Fellows Rest Cemetery, Columbus, TX, with Pastor Thomas Lester, officiating.

Burial will take place in Odd Fellows Rest Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the Charity of Your Choice.


Wilder Erwin Brown
October 23, 1925 - February 9, 2018



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