(WEDOWEE) The funeral for Dwight Brown, 72, of Wedowee will be Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church, Wadley, with Bro. Donald Spradlin officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, June 7. Mr. Brown will lie in state at the church from 1 to 2 p.m. on Tuesday before services begin.

Mr. Brown passed away Saturday, June 5, at Tanner-East Alabama Medical Center in Wedowee.

A Randolph County native, Mr. Brown was born May 22, 1949, the son of Clifford and Mary Frances Brown. He was a self-employed logger, owning Brown's Logging, and enjoyed cattle farming, hunting and fishing.

Survivors include his wife, Rebecca Brown of Wedowee; two sons, Daryl Brown and Robby Brown (Michele), both of Wedowee; father, Clifford Brown of Wedowee; four grandchildren, Blain Brown, Colton Brown, Lisa Brown and Tyler Brown; and great-grandchild, Peyton Hudson. Mr. Brown was preceded in death by his mother and two sisters, Patricia Caldwell and Yvetta Hilliard.

Pallbearers will be Donald Wayne Johnson, Randall Johnson, Gary Wright, Aaron Alexander, Cliff Yarbrough and Shane Long.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.

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