Michael Terrence Brown was born in Oklahoma City on November 6, 1958. After graduating from Classen High School he attended Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX where he and his sisters operated a satellite bakery. Upon returning to OKC he worked alongside his father, mother and two brothers at Brown's Bakery. He left the bakery for a time to work for SAM's Clubs setting up their bakery departments. During this time he met Sam Walton and helped train bakery managers all over the USA. He later worked for Brill Bakery Supply in the US and Europe. In 2000, he returned to work at Brown's Bakery. Michael loved people and developed many relationships over the years.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Randy; and a sister, Sandy. Michael is survived by his daughter, Laura Brown of North Carolina and her mother, Linda Brown; his parents, Bill and Carolyn "Katie" Brown; a sister, Brenda Bailey and a brother William and wife Lindi Brown; brother-in-law, Steve Mack; sister-in-law, Joyce Brown; and many nieces, nephews and other friends and loved ones. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, Please send donation in Michael's memory for Laura's continued education to: Northwest Church of Christ, 4301 NW 23rd in OKC, 73107. Mike will be greatly missed by family and friends alike. Services to celebrate his life will be 2:00 PM, Friday, October 4th at Buchanan Funeral Service.