Lifelong Newberry resident, Robert Marvin Brown, 72, died Wednesday morning July 1, 2020 at his residence. Born June 27, 1948 in Newberry, son of the late Edward and Ethel (Carver) Brown, Bob was a 1966 graduate of Newberry High School. During his lifetime Bob was a residential builder and later owned and operated B & B Construction for 15 years until his retirement. Bob was a member and president of the former Fraternal Order of Eagle Aerie #3701 and enjoyed hunting, fishing and woodworking.
In addition to his parents, Bob is preceded in death by his sister Judy Justice and sister-in-law Betty Brown. Survivors include his loving wife, the former Judith Alexander, whom he married August 5, 1985 in Newberry; children Tammy Brown of Grand Rapids and Todd Brown of Newberry; grandchildren Spencer, Jacob and Brandon Brown; siblings Ronald Brown of Newberry and Ruth Ann Bayn of Battle Creek; several nieces and nephews. Per his request, cremation services were accorded with no public services scheduled.
Condolences may be expressed at www.beaulieufuneralhome.com. Beaulieu Funeral Home in Newberry is assisting the family.