Stephen L. Brown, 41, of Clarkton, Mo., died Friday, Dec. 19, 2003, at his residence.
Born April 20, 1962 in Kennett, a son of Franklin Brown of Kennett and Darlene McCarley Brown of Clarkton, he served in the U.S. Army, was a member of the Arkansas National Guard and worked at Nucor-Yamato Steel. He attended Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Ark. and received a degree in finance.
On Aug. 11, 1986, in Campbell, Mo., he married Karen Suzie Pyle who survives.
Other survivors include two children, Matthew Stephen Brown and Sarah Elizabeth Brown both of Clarkton and three brothers, Keith Brown of Alexandria, Va., David Brown of Tampa, Fla. and Tim Brown of Malden, Mo.
Funeral services are 2 p.m. today, Sunday, Dec. 21, and Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Campbell, Mo., with the Rev. Tony Wood officiating.
Burial will be in Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton.