Warren M. Brown, 76, of South Newton County passed away Tuesday, April 2, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, April 5, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange. Officiating will be Mr. Mike Brown and the Rev. Kevin Brown; with a eulogy given by Mr. Aubrey Cole. Burial will follow at King Cemetery in Hartburg.

Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.

Born in Orange County on Oct. 13, 1936, Warren was the son of James Walter Brown and Barbara Altha (Kelley) Brown. He graduated from Mauriceville High School and later retired from Sheet Metal Local 196. Warren enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Marvin Brown, Al Brown, Bruce Brown; and sister, Mozelle Glende.

Warren is survived by his brothers, Gene M. Brown of Mauriceville, Pat Brown and wife, Gloria of Deweyville; sisters, Carolyn White and husband, Ardell of Vidor, Marilyn Perry and husband, Tommy of Mauriceville; and many nieces and nephews.

Serving as Pallbearers will be Robert Glende, Butch Brown, David Perry, Clint Fountain, Mike Brown and Rex Herrington. Honorary Pallbearers will be Kenny Winn, Edward Jones, Aubrey Cole and Doug Bean.