OAK GROVE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — According to the Cox Funeral Home obituaries, former Oak Grove mayor George Lavelle Brown passed away at age 85 on January 31, 2023. After experiencing a long-lasting illness, Brown finally succumbed to his sickness. 

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Brown had many achievements during his lifetime, including serving for 12 years as mayor and eight years on the Oak Grove Town Council. The funeral service will be held at 2 PM on Saturday, February 4, 2023, at First Church of God in Oak Grove, Louisiana. 

There will also be a visitation scheduled in Oak Grove, Louisiana, for Friday, February 3, 2023, at the Cox Funeral Home from 5 PM until 8 PM.