Obituary of Carey Brown
Our gentle giant Carey Brown affectionately known as (Pee Wee) went home to be with the Lord August 8,2022. He was born May 4 th 1936 in Pennsylvania to Rosalie Brown, he was the only child.
They resided in Camden, NJ where he attended Camden Public School. Carey was 16 years old when he attended Bordentown Manuel Training School. He was in ROTC, Captain of the Football and Basketball Team. He was the President of the Senior class and he graduated in 1955.
In 1956 Carey married the love of his life Dorothy Hurst. They met at Bordentown Manual Training School. Through this union they had two children Paula Rene` and Carey Everett. They were married 67 years.
Carey was a Correctional Officer for 35 years at Jamesburg State Home for Boys, Wharton Track State Detention and River Front Prison in Camden NJ in which he retired in 1998.
Carey's retirement was short lived. He was a driver for Triboro Pontiac, Eckerd Drugs delivering prescriptions to seniors and Liberty Toyota.
Carey leaves to mourn his loving wife Dorothy, daughter Paula West, son Carey, son-in-law Willie West, four grandchildren, Michael West, Carey, Chanel, Chante Brown, four great grandchildren Myciah, Christion , Jalen and Mariah West loving niece Linda Tilley and host of nieces , nephews , other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, August 20, 2022, 10am at the Fountain of Life Center, 2035 Columbus Road, Burlington, NJ, 08016. Relatives and friends are invited to his visitation Saturday Morning, 9am – 10am at the Fountain of Life Center. Interment : Lakeview Memorial Park, Cinnaminson,NJ.
Funeral Arrangements by the Goes – Scolieri Funeral Home, 212 Levitt Parkway, Willingboro,NJ,08046. (609)871-1000.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Carey Brown, please visit Tribute Store