GUILFORD - Stanley G. Brown, 83, died June 10, 2015, at his home with his family at his side. He was born August 18, 1931, in Etna, the son of Clarence and Gertrude (Bartlett) Brown.
He worked as a farmer for much of his life and later at Hardwood Products in Guilford. Stanley also served as a volunteer fireman for the town of Guilford for many years.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Marion (Woodard) Brown of Guilford; a brother, Richard Brown of Guilford; a sister, Amber Marston and her husband, Faughn, of Camden; children, Sheldon Woodard and his wife, Donna, of Harmony, Marlon Woodard and his wife, Karen, of Guilford and Virginia Brown and her companion, Charles Wells, of Guilford; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; including a granddaughter, Marion LaDawn Rathburn, whom Stanley and Marion raised. He was predeceased by his parents; 3 daughters, Glendene Woodard, Deborah Brown and Charlene Williams; and a brother, Dwight Brown.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 27, 2015, at the Lawn Cemetery in Guilford. Arrangements by Crosby & Neal, Guilford. For an online guest register, go to www.CrosbyNeal.com.