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Keith L. Brown

August 18, 1960 - October 7, 2015

Keith L. Brown, 55. of St. Clairsville, OH died Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry, OH.  He was born August 18, 1960 in Weirton, WV a son of Shirley Vincent Brown and the late James Brown.

Keith was a 1979 graduate of St. Clairsville High School and was very active in all sport functions, a player/coach for the Recreation Department League and enjoyed fishing, hunting, BBQ’s, fish fry’s and spending time with his children, family and friends.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Mike Brown; paternal grandmother, Jessie Brown; maternal great-grandmother, Ernestine Catlipp; uncle, Larry Vincent; mother-in-law, Eloise Johnson; two brothers-in-law, Miles Smith and John Parson.

Surviving are his loving wife of 19 years, Cynthia M. Smith Brown; his mother, Shirley Brown both of St. Clairsville; sons, Erik Lamont Brown of Pittsburgh, PA and Jaylon MarKeith Brown of Youngstown, OH; daughter, Nicole Goodson of St. Clairsville; brother, Rodney (Gina) Brown of Las Vegas, NV; sisters, Sonya Gillespie of St. Clairsville and Andrea (Larry) Scott of Pittsburgh; maternal grandmother, Juanita Catlipp of St. Clairsville; sisters-in-law, Renea (Larry) Whetstone of Martins Ferry and Vicky (Michael) Crawford of Staunton, VA; brothers-in-law, Greg (Michelle) Smith of Toledo, OH and Aundrae Smith of Killeen, TX; a special nephew, Dionte Whetstone; several nieces and nephews; great nieces and nephews and a very special friend, Louis Snead.

Friends will be received Monday from 2-8 pm at Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory 204 West Main Street St. Clairsville.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 am at Shiloh Temple Apostolic Church with Elder Larry Scott officiating.  Final arrangements at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family % Citizens Bank 100 Plaza Drive St. Clairsville, OH 43950.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, October 12, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home

204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, OH 43950

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Time: 11:00 am


Shiloh Temple

Brdgeport, OH

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