Robert "Bud" Brown, 75, of Princeton, passed away Friday, September 18, 2015 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville.

 He was born June 2, 1940 in Reed, Kentucky and had lived in Princeton for the past 23 years, formerly living in Evansville.

He was retired from Whirlpool Corporation in Evansville where he worked for 30 years and was a member of Local 808 AFL-CIO in Evansville. 

"Bud" is survived by his wife of 23 years, Carrol (Davis) Brown; children, Robert "Bob" Brown, Barbara Crow, Carol & Chris Goff, Tank & Stephanie Reneer and Debby Reneer; grandchildren, Sara Brown, Joshua Crow, William Goff, Tyler Crow, Thomas Goff, Benjamin Crow, and Brooke, Morgan & Brogan Reneer; siblings, Betty & Jerry Clayton, Sue Barnes Kemp, Harold & Martha Brown, Gary & Mary Brown and Judy & Paul Keller; several nieces & nephews. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl & Hazel (Fulton) Brown; his son, Donald Brown; his son-in-law, Harvey Crow Jr. and brother-in-law, Arthur "Buddy" Barnes. 

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at the Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with Pastor Kevin Wilson officiating. Burial will follow at the Columbia White Church Cemetery in Princeton. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Colvin Funeral Home.