SYLVESTER -- The funeral services for the late Mr. Robert Leon Brown of 880 Wrights Chapel Rd., Sylvester, Georgia, who departed this life on Friday, July 12, 2013 at his residence will be held on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. from the Greater New Birth Baptist Church in Sylvester, GA, with Reverend L. C. Solomon officiating. Burial will follow in the Shepard Memorial Garden Cemetery in Sylvester, Georgia.

Mr. Robert Leon Brown was born on January 4, 1936 in Montezuma, Georgia to the late Mr. Robert Lee Brown and the late Mrs. Eliza Lorene Roberson.

He was educated in the Macon County Public School System.

Leon worked as a farmer with Davis Farms in Sylvester, Ga. for many decades.

He leaves to cherish his memories his sons, Frankie (Linda) Jefferson, Raymond Moore, both of Tifton, Ga.; daughters, Diane (Craig) Garrett of Ty Ty, Georgia, Melissa Moore, Crystal Moore, both of Sylvester, Georgia; 11 grands, 8 great grands; two brothers, Robert (Toni) Brown of Virginia, Walter Lee Brown of Moultrie, Ga.; six sisters, Glory Brown, Ella (Gary) Brown, Brenda Brown, Christine (Rick) Adams, Rudean (Benny) Green, all of Sylvester, Ga., Linda (Roger) Brown of Poulan, Georgia.

Family and Friends may feel free to sign the guestbook online at

Shipp's Funeral Home

Sylvester 229/776-1355