Brown-Wynne Funeral Home

200 Southeast Maynard Road Cary, NC 27511


  • Joel E Branch

    General Manager

    Joel E. Branch is a native of the Swift Creek community of Wake County, North Carolina. He is a graduate of Athens Drive High School, Fayetteville Technical Community College and Campbell University. Across decades of service in the funeral business, Joel has acted on a passion for serving his community, providing compassionate assistance to those suffering the loss of a loved one. He is currently location manager of Apex Funeral Home, and general manager for all Dignity Memorial Funeral Homes in Raleigh, North Carolina. Joel and his wife reside in Apex with their 3 daughters.
  • Robert Wynne III


    Robert W. Wynne is the president emeritus of Brown-Wynne Funeral Homes and is the 5th generation of his family to serve with the firm. Bob is a graduate of Needham Broughton High School and Davidson College.

    Bob is a member of Edenton Street United Methodist Church. He has served as chairman for various organizations including on the board of visitors for Peace College, Montreat College board of trustees, Building Together Ministries and Enterprise Bank. He is past president of the Raleigh Jaycees, past vice president of the Raleigh Host Lions Club and a past member of the board of directors for the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce. Bob also served as a member of the North Carolina House of Representatives and the State Senate.

    Bob is a widower and has 3 daughters and 9 grandchildren.