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Chris Brown

Christopher "Chris" David Brown, 56, of 107 Overbrook Drive and husband of Nancy Lee Brown passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at his home.Born in Spartanburg County, Mr. Brown was a son of Edith Cox Brown of Boiling Springs and the late David Lane Brown. Chris graduated from U.S.C. Upstate and earned his M.Ed. from Converse College. He was a teacher for twenty-five years with Laurens District 55 having taught at Ford Elementary, Sanders Middle School, and Laurens District 55 High School. Chris also was a former math adjunct professor for Piedmont Technical College. He was a member of First Baptist Church where he was a choir member and former deacon. Chris loved to fish and was a former Boy Scout leader with Troop 339.Surviving in addition to his wife and mother are: his children, Lane Christopher Brown, Miles Compton Brown and Laura Margaret Brown all of Laurens; and his brother, Michael Alan Brown of Boiling Springs.Memorial services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, August 4, 2018, at First Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Rickey Letson and Rev. Tommy Cox. The family will receive friends at the church immediately following the memorial service.The family is at the home.Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 300 West Main Street, Laurens, SC 29360. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Chris Brown please visit our Sympathy Store.


AUG 4. 11:00 AM (EDT)

First Baptist Church

300 West Main Street

Laurens, SC

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So sorry for your families loss. I met Chris at PTC he was a great teacher and person . Tammy Snead

Tammy Snead Aug 5 2018 12:00 AM

I was so sorry to hear about Chris passing. Chris was my boss at Community Cash. He was a great boss fair and very kind. Elaine Samples

Elaine Samples Aug 4 2018 12:00 AM

Nancy and children, I was so saddened to hear of Chris's passing. I would definitely be there for the funeral; but, we are out of town on vacation today. Know that Pedie and I loved Chris!! Pedie as a student at PTC and me as a colleague. He will be missed!! I love you all and am praying for you and the children!

DeDe Bolt Aug 4 2018 12:00 AM

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Emerald Garden Basket Aug 3 2018 12:00 AM

Nancy ,,Please know you are still in my prayers. Chris was a great person and an addition to our kinfolks. Love Linda

Linda Lanfiord Aug 3 2018 12:00 AM

Nancy and Family,We were so shocked to hear of Chris' passing. May God's comfort be with you in the coming days and weeks. You will all be in our thoughts and prayers!Beth (Lanford) and Ricky Lollis

Beth Lollis Aug 3 2018 12:00 AM

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