Mr. Samuel Brown (aka Yellow Jacket) age 69 of Stuart, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2018 at his home. He was born on May 13, 1949, and was preceded in death by his first wife, Adell Burt Brown; two step-sons, Santee Drew and Howard Martin; his step-father, Lonnie Thomas Urquhart, Sr., and a sister, Shirley D. Urquhart Willis. He was a member of the Church of All Nations in Spring Grove, Virginia. He was a truck driver for over 40 years and worked for Lawson Trucking and Burgess Trucking.
Mr. Brown is survived by his wife, Annie Brown of the home; his children, Shalichia Brown of Florida, Tovelta Baines (Curtis) of Virginia, Margaret Stephenson (Samuel) of Florida, Rhonda Flowers (Jason) of Virginia, Samuel Brown, Jr. of Virginia, Latoria Reddix of Mississippi, Ammie Brown of Virginia, Eric Garrett of Virginia and Sherry Brown of Virginia; 22 grandchildren; his step-children, Bernice Matthews, Victoria Parham (Pilot), Sonya Minga (Lewis). George Drew, Lisa Braddock (Jeffery), Steve Martin (Lynn), Jeffrey Martin, Dwayne Martin (Rhonda), Angela Martin, Charles Martin and Ricky Martin; 41 step-grandchildren; his mother, Ida Louise Brown Urquhart of Franklin, Virginia; his brothers and sisters, Raymond Brown, Susa Brown Council, Abraham Urquhart, Lonnie Urquhart, Larry Urquhart, Mable Urquhart and Joe Urquhart, all of Virginia.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Moody Funeral Home in Stuart with Pastor Victoria Parham officiating. Burial will be private. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Samuel Brown Memorial Fund, c/o Moody Funeral Home, P.O. Box 307, Stuart, Virginia 24171. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.moodyfuneralservices.com.