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Archibald (Archie) Browne, Jr.
Sunrise: June 19, 1954 - Sunset: August 17, 2017

1 Thessalonians 4:16  “For the Lord himself will descend from heaven with a cry of command, with the voice of an archangel, and with the sound of the trumpet of God. And the dead in Christ will rise first.”

With deep, deep sorrow, the Browne, Diggs, Panton and Clarke families announce the home-going of our beloved husband, father, brother, cousin and uncle, Archibald Browne, Jr..  This very sad event occurred on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, after a protracted illness.  He leaves to mourn his loss, his most precious, loving and devoted wife, Christine Yassa Diggs-Browne; his son, Christopher Browne; step-children, Mignonette Padmore-Barnes (Henry) and Lance Padmore;  his siblings: Malvina Browne-Mitchell (Gus), Eric (Chuchu) Browne, Spencer Browne (Wlenyeno), Aletha Browne-Cooper, Phillipbert Browne (Agnes), Paula Dorothy Browne-Alrutz (Paul), Helena Kaynyon Browne, Hensley Browne, Lovetie Browne-Major (Burke), Alfred Browne and Delcina Browne.

Additionally mourning his loss are, the Washington, Toe, Nimely, Weefur, Nebo, Kragbe, Bropleh, Blidi, Tweh and Sayeh families; many nieces, nephews, foster children, close friends, and friends in the United States, Liberia and around the world.  He will also be missed by the Aries Security Services, Inc. family and the S.T. Nagbe United Methodist Church Men’s Unit, Monrovia, Liberia.

His parents, Archibald Browne, Sr. and Beatrice Panton-Browne both predeceased him.

Funeral Service:  Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.
Glenmont United Methodist Church
12901 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20906

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the American Cancer Society at

Christine Yassa Diggs-Browne (240) 264-7458
Malvina Browne-Mitchell (401) 261-9784 / (401) 331-1357
Eric (Chuchu) Browne (916) 613-9135
Spencer Browne (405) 823-6456
Victor Washington (301) 332-4213

Phillipbert Browne (011) 231-886515538
Aletha Browne-Cooper (011) 231-886811122

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