Michael Roy Brown, 72, of Oak Ridge, passed away at home on Tuesday, December 28, 2021
after a seven month battle with cancer.
Mike was born in Oak Ridge to Roy Clyde and Marie Hale Brown on October 13, 1949. He
attended school at Pine Valley School and Oak Ridge High School. He was certified as an
Eagle Scout by the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America and then earned a Bachelor
of Science degree at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, TN.
He worked as a Job Recruiter for over thirty years at MSI and The Hart Group in Atlanta, GA
and retired back to his family home in 2019.
Mike's love of music and motorcycles filled his entire life. He played with The Knightriders in his
Oak Ridge years and later with Meltdown through the GA years.
He is survived by his wife, Karen; sister, Cathy Lackey in Everett, Wa; niece, Jayma Lackey of
Seattle, WA and countless friends that loved and respected him in FL, GA, and here in TN.
There will be a celebration of his life on January 8, 2021 from 2:00 - 5:00 PM at The Moose
Lodge, 103 Jefferson Circle, Oak Ridge, TN 37830.
He will be buried with his family in Oak Ridge Memorial Park at a later date.