Benny Ray Brown



Benny Ray Brown, 69, of Willow Springs, North Carolina, passed away on Friday, January 19, 2018. Benny was born on September, 14, 1948.

He was predeceased by his father, James Brown; mother, Maude Brown; and sister Peggy Dunn.

He is survived by his wife Tammy D. Brown; son, William (Ben) Brown; nephew Bobby Dunn; stepson Chris Brooks; stepson, Ben Brooks; daughter in law, Lisa Brooks; and Granddaughter Riley C. Brooks.

Benny grew up in the Willow Spring community and delivered Sunbeam Bread locally for 20 years. He was known wherever he went as “Benny Brown, the Bread Man!” He was also a truck driver for CarQuest Auto Parts for 15 years before retiring.

A memorial service will be conducted on Wednesday, January 24 at Saint Andrews United Methodist Church, 1201 Maxwell Dr., Raleigh, 27603. Visitation is at 1pm at the church, with the service following at 2pm.