The Duncan Banner


January 7, 2013

Charles Wade ‘Charlie’ Brown

COMANCHE —  Charles Wade “Charlie” Brown, a lifelong resident of Comanche passed away Friday evening, Jan. 4, 2013, at Duncan Regional Hospital. He was 74 years old. A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, at at the Comanche Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. Dow Pannell officiating.

 Charlie was born Aug. 1, 1938, in Duncan to George B. and Marie (Peck) Brown.  He was a 1956 graduate of Comanche High School. Charlie and Betty Sue Morris were united in marriage on July 25, 1959, at Comanche. He was active in the Comanche Round Up Club for many years. He loved rodeos and watching John Wayne movies. He also enjoyed traveling to the Rocky Mountains with his family. More than anything else Charlie loved to spend time with his children and grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

 Survivors include his wife Betty Sue, of the home; four children: Robin Myers, Comanche; Jennifer Weast, Oklahoma City; Joey Brown and Michael “Howie” Howarth, Loma Linda, MO; and Rusty and Chasidy Brown, Comanche; one brother, George P. “Ranger” Brown, Comanche; six grandchildren: Casey Myers and wife Lindsey, Washington; Bo Weast, Oklahoma City, Jay Weast, Comanche; McKenzie Brown, Yukon, Lauren Brown, Yukon; and Jackson Smith, Comanche; two great grandchildren: Madisson and Jace Myers; and many other relatives and friends.

 Charlie was preceded in death by his parents, and a son-in-law, Kenny Weast.

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