A memorial funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at the Valley Baptist Church in the Fellowship Hall located at 4800 Fruitvale Ave., Bakersfield, CA.

RANDY PAUL BROWN
April 20, 1955 – October 19, 2009

Randy Paul Brown was born on April 20, 1955 in Taft and passed away suddenly in the presence of his wife,  of a massive heart attack.  Randy and his wife, Julie had only been married since May 30, 2009.  Upon their marriage, he moved down from Cuyama to Bakersfield and in that short five months, as was so typical of Randy, had found a new job and made many, many new friends.  He was one of the hardest workers there was, would do anything for anyone, and caring in a way that is almost a lost art.  To quote one of his friends, “The loss of Randy is going to leave a big hole in everyone’s heart.”  Randy was preceded in death by his parents, Paul K. and Doris Brown and an infant brother, Baby Brown.  Randy is survived by his wife, Julie Grace Brown of Bakersfield, and her children, Kathryn and Keith Drewry and their children, and Angela Low and her children; his three daughters, Carmen Brown, Carris Brown, and Clare Brown all of Oregon; his sisters and brother, Jane Collins and her husband, Brian of Colorado, Debbie Bales and her husband, Jim of Bakersfield, Susie Brown of Colorado, and Steve Brown and his wife, Cindy of Los Osos; one granddaughter, Jaden Villalobos of Oregon; many many nieces and nephews and last but definitely not least, his faithful dog, Blue.  A memorial funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at the Valley Baptist Church in the Fellowship Hall located at 4800 Fruitvale Ave., Bakersfield, CA.  There are no visitation hours scheduled and the arrangements are under the direction of the Erickson & Brown Funeral Home. www.EricksonAndBrown.com