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Polk County Sheriff's Office
Saturday September 19th, 2009 :: 12:15 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Funeral Services for PCSO Sgt. Ronnie Brown today, 09/19/09 in Bartow -roads closed for parking & procession.

Funeral services for Polk County Sheriff’s Office Detention Sergeant Ronnie Brown will be held today, Saturday, September 19, 2009, in Bartow with graveside services to follow in Fort Meade.

The service begins at 2pm and is being held at the First Baptist Church, 410 East Church Street.

The following roads have been blocked in Bartow as of 11:00 am, and will remain blocked until the service is over:

Florida Avenue at Church Street and East Boulevard.
Hendry at Church Street.
East Blvd is blocked at Jackson.
Wilson is blocked at Church, East Blvd., and West Polk.

Following the funeral, the procession will travel from the church to Highway 17 and into Fort Meade.

The following roads will be blocked:

Jackson Blvd will be blocked at Main.
Main will be blocked Second Avenue.

Upon reaching Highway 17, East Wabash, MLK, Georgia, and CR 640 will be blocked in Bartow.

Highway 17 between Bartow and Ft. Meade will be blocked during the processional.

After entering Fort Meade, Highway 98 and 6th Street will be blocked.

Thank you for your cooperation as we join his family in bidding Sergeant Brown farewell.

Address/Location
Polk County Sheriff's Office
1891 Jim Keene Boulevard
Winter Haven, FL 33880

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 863-298-6200

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