Sullivan-King Mortuary, Anderson, South Carolina. Joseph W. "Joe" Brown Age 72, died Anderson Memorial Hospital on Monday April 30, 1956 at 8:20 a.m. Place of Residence 2838 South Main Street. Duration of illness 2 months. Late-Essie Harbin Brown, wife, died Sept. 22, 1952. Date of Birth of Joe, April 25, 1884. Occupation Retired Textile, Carding Room, Orr Mill for forty years. Birthplace of Joe Anderson County, South Carolina. Name of father Henry Brown born South Carolina, name of mother Margaret Bryson (wrong actually Harbin) born South Carolina. Survivors: two daughters, Mrs. John Hampton and Mrs. Lumus McCollum, both of Anderson. Three sons, Harold Brown, Harrison Brown and Colie Brown all of Anderson. One brother, Manley Brown of Orr Mill. Nine grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Member of Orrville Baptist Church. Place of Funeral, Orrville Baptist Church. Date of Funeral, Wednesday, May 2, 1956 at 4:30 p.m. Minister Officating, Dr. C.V. Martin and Rev. J.L. Ashley. Buried, New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery. Lied in state at Residence of Daughter, Mrs. John Hampton, 2838 S. Main St. After 9 a.m. Tuesday. Pallbearers, Jerry Whitten, Mac Gunnells, Tony Morris, Joe Cleveland, Howard Adams and LeRoy Evans. Honorary, Men's Bible class of Orrville Baptist Church, J. T. Chalmers, Joe Lyons, John Lyons, Walter Hayes and Charlie Phillips.