In memory of
Sylvester Brown Portsmouth - Sylvester Brown 92, of Laigh Circle passed on October 12, 2016 in his residence. He was born in Norfolk County, Virginia. He was preceded in death by his first wife and the mother of his children, Dorothy M. Brown, spouse, the late Elizabeth W. Brown, and spouse, the late Reathella M. Brown. He was a member of Third Baptist Church where he joined in 1950 and became a dedicated and devoted Deacon in 1955, until his health failed. In his early years, he enlisted in the Civilian Conservation Corp. He leaves to cherish his memory his daughter, Janice Brown Allen, his son, Sylvester Brown, Jr aka Shakir Inshiqaq(Cynthia), a sister, Doris McCall, Jacksonville, FL. 2 brothers, Cassell Brown, Brownsmills, NJ, Willie Brown(Suzzann), Jacksonvile, FL, 7 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren,a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral Tuesday, October 18, 2016 11:00AM Third Baptist Church. The interment will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Chesapeake, VA. Visitation will be at Third Baptist Church, 461 Godwin Street, Portsmouth, VA, Monday, October 17, 2016 from 12 Noon until 7PM. Fisher Funeral Home, 1520 Effingham Street, Portsmouth, VA. www.fisherfuneral.com
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