Otis and Netta Brown in 1903

Mr Brown and wife Netta in 1903 Otis and Netta Brown in 1903    

Otis Brown married Netta Barcus of Dallas in 1903.  They had five sons, the youngest one, Lynn was also mayor of Irving (1959-1967).  He lived in Irving from the time he founded the town until both he and Netta (his wife) died in 1958.