Edward Brown, 81, of Pikeville, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 9, 2016. Ed was a member and attended the Pikeville Church of God. He was always finding ways to help others and was very interested in tractors. He was preceded in death by parents, Marshall and Letha Hitchcox Brown; sisters Angie Lee Crawford and Geraldine Brown; brothers, Tom and Wendell Brown. Left behind to cherish Ed’s memory is his loving wife of 60 years, Corine Farley Brown; daughter, Teresa (Clark) Annis, Crossville; grandson, Jonathan Annis; brothers Lawton, Ralph (Nannie Lou), and Richard Brown; as well as several nieces and nephews and a host of friends. A Celebration of Ed’s life was held on November 11 with Brother Leroy Forgey and Bishop James Dunn officiating. Burial was in Welch Chapel Cemetery in Sequatchie County. Online condolences can be made at www.pikevillefuneralhome.com. Pikeville Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.