Funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, August 10, 2013, at Gospel Temple Baptist Church in Rosedale with Rev. James Moore officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Memorial Gardens in Symonds.
Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. Friday, August 9, 2013, at Redmon Funeral Home Chapel in Rosedale and from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Survivors include wife, Fortrina Brown of Rosedale; five children, Falectric Toliver of Rosedale, Sydrick Brown of Dayton, Ohio, Netkia Jones of East Point, Ga., Mark Johnson of Chicago, Ill., and Joyce Johnson of Dayton, Ohio; 16 grandchildren; two sisters, Odessa Harris of Miami, Fla., and Earnestine Russell of Detroit, Mich.; three brothers, Leroy Brown of Beulah and J.D. Harris Brown and Sammie Lee Brown, both of Detroit, Mich.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.