Robert M. Brown Sr.



Robert Martin Brown Sr., 88, of Spotsylvania County passed Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at Mary Washington Hospital.

Mr. Brown retired from civil service at Fort Belvoir. He was a member of Hopewell United Methodist Church. Mr. Brown was an avid sportsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing and the Redskins.

Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Margaret Brown; three children Robert Martin Brown, Jr (Brenda), Gary Wayne Brown (Valerie) and Lisa Lane (Michael); five grandchildren Jennifer, Nikki, Stefanie, Brian and Heather; 11 great-grandchildren; sister Shirley Hart; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, November 10 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

A service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 11 at Hopewell United Methodist Church in Lignum. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.