Clarence Richard "RJ" Brown, 38, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at his residence.
RJ was born July 31, 1980, in Washington, to Clarence Richard Sr. and Darlene (Bingham) Brown. He loved the outdoors, riding his bicycle, camping, hiking, photography, and playing cards. He worked as a cook in Chattanooga and was a 1998 graduate of Washington High School.
He is survived by his parents, Clarence Richard Sr. and Darlene Brown of Burns City; a sister, Melissa Brown of Burns City; a brother, Joey Alan Brown of Abilene, Texas; three nieces; and two nephews.
Funeral Services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at Ed Lee Mortuary downtown chapel, with Pastor Jason Denton officiating. Burial will be at a later date.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at Ed Lee Mortuary Downtown Chapel.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at
To plant a tree in memory of Clarence "RJ" Brown, please visit Tribute Store.
Published on July 15, 2019
Plant a tree in memory
of Clarence "RJ"
Plant a tree

Obituary published in

Arrangements by


Print Guestbook

A place to share condolences and memories.

Share your condolences and special memories.
The guestbook expires on October 13, 2019.

2 posts

Larry Luther
Jul 19, 2019
I won't ever forget RJ, he was a very dear friend and he had the biggest heart and lived life with more enthusiasm than ten people combined. I miss him so much and I hope you will find comfort in knowing that he's in heaven now debating a conversation with someone with excitement.
Jack and Patty Quiggins
Jul 17, 2019
Richard, We are sorry for your loss. We are keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless You.