Retired Master Sgt. Phillip S. Brown, 81, of Lampasas died May 27, 2018 at Scott & White Medical Center in Temple.

Funeral service will be June 1 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Lampasas.

Burial will be June 4 at 11 a.m. at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen.

Sneed Funeral Chapel of Lampasas has charge of arrangements.

Mr. Brown was born May 26, 1937 in Elberta, Alabama and grew up in Pensacola, Florida. He graduated from high school in 1955 and joined the U.S. Army, where he served 22 years and was highly decorated. His career was in Army recruiting. He was