Jasper Nathaniel Brown, age 88, passed away Monday, Aug.t 7, in Evans Memorial Hospital after a brief illness. Mr. Brown was born May 28, 1930 in Savannah, to Jasper Nathaniel and Allie Gay Brown. He resided in Broward County, Fla. from 1955 to 1998 before moving to Claxton. He was a member of Daisy United Methodist Church. In addition to his parents, Jasper was preceded in death by seven siblings and his wife of 67 years, Hilda Lowe Brown. Mr. Brown is survived by his children, Jacquelyn Bowman (Bob) of Hoschton; Jerry Brown (Michele) of Boca Raton, Fla.; Holly Wintermute (Doug) of Woodruff, S.C. and Hope Gray (Jermaine) of Statesboro; brother, Willis Brown of St. Augustine, Fla.; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. A gathering of family and friends will be held 5 to 7 p.m., on Friday, Aug. 10, at Hodges-Moore Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 11, in the chapel of Hodges-Moore Funeral Home with Rev. Tammy G. Fincher officiating. Burial will follow in Upper Lotts Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Kevin Brown, Douglas Wintermute, Stephen Potter, Daniel Wintermute, Robert Dube’, Olivia Gray and Jermaine TN Gray. Please visit our online memorial at www.hodgesmoore.com to sign the guest book and share fond memories with the Brown family. Memorial contributions may be made to Daisy United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 106, Daisy, Ga. 30423. Hodges-Moore Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements.