Forrest Clayton Brown

b. 17 June 1915, d. 24 January 2008

Forrest Clayton Brown

Father*Charles H Brown b. 11 Mar 1881, d. 30 Mar 1962
Mother*Della Arminta Stephens b. 31 Jul 1886, d. 17 Dec 1915
Forrest Clayton Brown|b. 17 Jun 1915\nd. 24 Jan 2008|p6419.htm|Charles H Brown|b. 11 Mar 1881\nd. 30 Mar 1962|p5707.htm|Della Arminta Stephens|b. 31 Jul 1886\nd. 17 Dec 1915|p6416.htm|William A. Brown|b. 18 May 1854\nd. 5 Sep 1934|p5706.htm|Susan Miller|b. 31 May 1861\nd. 22 May 1934|p5705.htm|||||||

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Birth*Forrest Clayton Brown was born on 17 June 1915 at Wood County, WV.1 
Marriage*He married Claudine States on 2 July 1939 at Elizabeth, Wirt County, WV; married by Claudine's father the Rev. William S. States.2 
Death*Forrest Clayton Brown died on 24 January 2008 at Willows Nursing Facility, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 92.1 
Obituary*His obituary published on 25 January 2008 at Parkersburg News, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Forrest C. Brown, 92, of Rockport passed away Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008, at the Willows Nursing Facility surrounded by his family.

He was born June 17, 1915, in Wood County, a son of the late Charles and Della Stephens Brown. He was retired from the Union Carbide Company as a pipe fitter. Forrest was the oldest living member of the Limestone United Methodist Church, where he was active in the church and with the Church Cemetery Association. He enjoyed working and farming on his home place, helping his neighbors and was a loving father and grandfather.

He is survived by one daughter, Betty Adams of Canal Winchester, Ohio; one son and his wife, Charles and Brenda Brown of Grantsville, W.Va; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Forrest was preceded in death by his wife, Claudine States Brown; his son-in-law, Paul Adams; one brother Melvin; sister-in-law Elizabeth Brown; and a special aunt, Ronna Stephens.

Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Limestone United Methodist Church, Rockport, with the Rev. Marilyn Schroeder officiating. Interment will follow at the Limestone Church Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Saturday at the Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, Pike St., south Parkersburg, and one hour prior to the services Sunday at the church.1 
Burial*He was buried on 27 January 2008 at Limestone Cemetery, Rockport, Wood County, WV.1 
Headstone*Headstone on 28 January 2008 at Limestone Cemetery, Rockport, Wood County, WV.3


Claudine States b. 29 September 1918, d. 25 March 2006

Last Edited25 Jan 2011


  1. [S7] Obituary.
  2. [S1] Wood County WV Marriage Record.
  3. [S113] Headstone.