Billy Samuel Brown

of Horseshoe Lake, AR

July 23, 1933 - January 22, 2023

Billy Samuel Brown, Sr, 89, of Crawfordsville, Arkansas, passed away January 22, 2023. He was born July 23, 1933 to J.D. and Era Brown in Pontotoc, Mississippi. He retired business owner in West Memphis as a petroleum and repair shop. He was also an avid hunter and fisherman.

Billy was preceded in death by his wife, Bernice Brown; parents; son, Jimmy Lee Brown; sisters, Christine Littlejohn, Jimmie Dee Beene, Frances Beene and Marie Landry and grandson, Shane Pedigo.

Billy is survived by sons, Sammy Brown (Linda), Jacky Brown (Cindy); daughter, Carol Pedigo (Randy); grandchildren, Chance Brown, Hope Brown, Jimmy Brown, Trey Brown, Kristy Fowler and Jason Pedigo; great grandchildren, Jeremiah Brown, Ashlyn Fitzgerald, Caitlin McAlpin, Evan Fowler, Copelin Chapman, Chamlin Collier, Noah Brown, Colton Pedigo, Austin Pedigo, Georgia Pedigo, Meg Pedigo and Nate Pedigo; great-great grandchildren, Olivia Fitzgerald, Locklen Wells and Cross Collier and sister, Mary Grace West.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am Friday, February 10, 2023 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, 201 N. Pine Street, West Memphis, AR with Cain Wheeler officiating.

Visitation will precede the service beginning at 10:00 am.

Arrangements are under the direction of Roller-Citizens Funeral Home of West Memphis.

Online condolences may be left at

Service Information
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home
201 North Pine Street
West Memphis,  AR 72301
2/10/2023 at 10:00 - 11:00AM
Memorial Service
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home Chapel
201 N Pine Street
West Memphis,  AR 72301
2/10/2023 at 11:00AM

Obituary Provided By:
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home
201 North Pine Street
West Memphis, AR  72303