Obituary for Hugh Benton Brown, lll

Hugh Benton Brown, lll, age 85 of Pulaski passed away Friday, August 27, 2021 at Lewis Gale Hospital, Pulaski. Born August 13, 1936 in Virginia, he was the son of the late Hugh Benton Brown, Jr. and Mary Ellen Brown.

Hugh was retired from RAAP, starting out in the accounting department and retiring as a procedures writer.

Hugh was an avid fisherman, boater, swimmer and hunter, who lived for many years on Claytor Lake. He operated Brown’s Marina where everyone gathered for good food and fellowship.

After retiring, Hugh traveled, enjoyed working out, and was a wizard at gardening.

He is survived by

Children – Tracy Brown, Kim Brown (Billy) Dulaney-Floyd, Mary Jane Brown and Mishell Evans – Radford, Van Brown – Pulaski, William Stuart Brown – Pulaski 

Granddaughters – Ashley Brown, Carrie Brown-Bennett

Five Great Grandchildren

Memorial services may be held at a later date. To sign Hugh’s online guestbook, visit

Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.