Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at Parkland Baptist Church in Clovis.
Harold Bell “Fuzzy” Brown, 83, of Roswell, retired, died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2004, at his home.
He was born on June 22, 1920, in Floydada, Texas, to Travis and Maud Brown.
He grew up in Rhea, Texas. He married Dora Blalock in August 1940. He served in the U.S. Navy Armed Guard during World War II. He moved to Clovis in 1949 and worked for Torrence Reed’s Western Wear until 1952. He worked for Southwestern Public Service Co. until his retirement in 1982. He was a member of the Sally Ann Roping Club in 1950 and Parkland Baptist Church. Family members said he was an avid horse and dog lover, enjoyed showing horses and dogs and restoring old wagons and buggies. He was instrumental in bringing the Appaloosa Horse Show to the Curry County Fair.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Robbie Lou Menn; and two sisters, Jenoyce Ford and Wynelle Pipkin.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Wayne Brown of Roswell and Gene Brown of Portales; a daughter, Lynda Hand of Amarillo; a brother, Joe Brown of Horseshoe Bay, Texas; two sisters, Ruth Lofton of Carmichael, Calif., and Ysleta Kittrell of Farwell; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.
The Rev. Douglas Brooks and the Rev. Herbert Bergstrom will officiate the services.
Burial will be at Bovina Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Scott, Lance, Chad and Cody Brown, Roy Lynn and Ronnie Williams, Teresa Teague, Christy Hand, Rebecca Williams and Mandi Shearer.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkland Baptist Building Fund or to the High School Rodeo Scholarship Fund.
Arrangements are by Steed-Todd Funeral Home of Clovis.