Funeral service for Mr. Michael Aden Brown, age 69, of Petersburg, TN, will be conducted at 11 AM on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Troy Green officiating. Burial will be in the Center Point Cemetery.
Mike was born on May 30, 1951 in Memphis, TN to the late George Ameil, Sr. and Louise Ferrell Brown. He earned his bachelors degree in Agriculture Science from Middle Tennessee State University. Mr. Brown was a Live Production Manager for Tyson Foods for 28 years and owner of Cars Ink. Mike enjoyed farming, raising cattle, and growing chickens. He was the 2019 Herdsman of the Year with Tennessee Simmental Association. Mr. Brown served 12 years as a Lincoln County Commissioner. Mike was a founding father of the Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity at MTSU, and a member of the Petersburg Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Mr. Brown passed away on September 6, 2020 at his residence.
Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Dana McGee Brown; son, Ben (Shelby) Brown of Petersburg; daughter, Karen (Clay) Elmore of College Grove, TN; grandchildren, Aden, Avery, and Emmett Brown, and Emily Louise Elmore; sister, Connie Campbell of Buena Vista, VA; and a brother, Johnny Brown of Memphis, TN. In addition to his parents, Mike was preceded in death by his brothers, George A. Brown, Jr. and James Arthur Brown, and sister, Emily Satterfield.
Visitation with the family will be from 4 PM until 7 PM on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at Higgins Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 230 East Ohio Street, Suite 500, Chicago, Illinois 60611, in honor of Dr. Robert Miller, Pulmonologist at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Michael Aden Brown.