Hugh W. Brown, age 66, of Arkadelphia, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, as the result of an auto accident. He was born July 10, 1947, the son of Ollie Lee and Eunice Ferguson Brown. Hugh worked for Henderson State University for several years and retired from Arkansas Human Development Center in Arkadelphia. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a member of Faith Missionary Baptist Church. Survivors include one brother, Les Brown and his wife Tammy; uncle, David Ferguson and his wife Fran; aunt, Vida Ferguson, all of Arkadelphia; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 29, in the Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Chapel with Pastor Jeff Krisell officiating. Burial will be in the Unity Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., Saturday, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Faith Missionary Baptist Church. Sign the online guestbook at