Toney A. Brown, 78, of Star City died on October 26, 2016 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

He was retired from the Arkansas Highway Department in Lincoln County.

Mr. Brown was born July 17, 1938 in Dumas and was the son of the late W.D. and Ida Spooner Brown.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Irvin Brown, and four sisters, Gertrude Burnett, Helen Wasson, Irene Suitt and Peggy Brown.

Survivors include two sons, Timothy Brown of Star City and Toney James Brown of Jacksonville, Florida; a brother, Eugene Brown of McRae; four sisters, Elemine Glover of Greenbrier, Barbara (Dewayne) Terry of Dermott, Patsy Earnest of Star City and Treasa Jones of McRae; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on October 31 at 2 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Chapel. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from noon until service time. Burial will be at Tyro Cemetery.