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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Dec 18, 2017
Rutherford County attorney and businessman Robert Alden Brown died on Dec. 12. He was 89. A Sewanee native, Brown graduated from Vanderbilt Law and served in the U.S. Navy as a communications officer. He practiced law for many years and had a long business career. He served as CEO at Allvan Corporation, a truck body and Curtainsider manufacturing business in Lavergne. A celebration of his life will be held at Brentwood United Methodist Church on Tuesday at 5 p.m. The family will receive friends an hour and half prior to service at church. Murfreesboro Funeral Home will host a visitation Wednesday at 1 p.m. with interment afterwards in the Washington-Smith Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in his name to Alive Hospice and to the Recovery Aide Fund of Brentwood United Methodist Church.