WYATT - John O. "Flat" Brown, 81, died at 12:25 p.m. June 9, 2005, at his home.
Born Aug. 27, 1923, in Mississippi County, son of the late Samuel Oscar "S.O." and Gertrude Caldwell Brown, he had lived most of his life in the Wyatt community where he was a farmer. He was of the Baptist belief.
Survivors include: one brother, Billy Brown of Wyatt; three sisters, Louise Lynn of Benton, Mildred Fesmire of Paducah, Ky., and Peggy Griggs of Charleston; and a number of nephews, nieces, great-nephews and great-nieces.
He was preceded in death by one brother, James Preston "J.P." Brown, and two sisters, Christine Davidson and Sharon Roberts.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. today at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston where services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Dean Wallace, pastor of the Wyatt Baptist Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the I00F Cemetery near Charleston.
Pallbearers will be: Larry Brown, Samuel Brown, Todd Brown, Gary Lynn, Terry Lynn and Donnie Sams.