Charles Embry Brown, Sr., age 75, of Clarkson, passed away Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020 at his residence. He was born Sept. 9, 1944 in Cecilia, Kentucky, the son of Russell and Mary Pence Brown.

He is survived by his children, Kevin Brown, Greg Brown, Robin Daniels, Charles Brown, Jr., James McCandless, Charles McCandless, Kenneth McCandless, and Patricia McCandless.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 at the Watson & Hunt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. Burial was in the New Hope Cemetery in Big Clifty. Visitation was held from 3 p.m.-8 p.m., Thursday and from 9 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home.