James Brown

July 10, 1939 - February 09, 2013 

James Brown

July 10, 1939 - February 09, 2013 

Obituary for James Brown

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Mr. James Wilbur Brown, Sr., 73, of Hornbeak died 6:35 a.m. Saturday, February 9, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Union City.
Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Brother Eddie Mallonee and Brother Dale True will officiate. Burial will follow in Antioch Cemetery near Hornbeak with masonic rites.
The family will receive friends at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday.
Pallbearers will be his grandchildren.
Honorary pallbearers will be Alvin Harrell, L.D. Faulkner, Joe Wheat, Hershel Minnick, Bobby Minnick and Randy Davis.
Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to Hometown Walk of Hope, P.O. Box 482, Union City, Tennessee 38281 or Second Baptist Church, 831 N. Everett Blvd., Union City, Tennessee 38261.
Mr. Brown was born July 10, 1939, in Hornbeak, son of the late Arthur and Nora Irlba (Prater) Brown. He married Mary (Minnick) Brown April 11, 1982. She survives. Mr. Brown retired from the former Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company after twenty five years of service. He was a member of Second Baptist Church and the Western Sun Masonic Lodge in Troy.
He is also survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Vickie Brown Olds and Scott Olds and Amanda Brown Capps and Chris Capps all of Martin and Lorie Brown Hardin and Mike Hardin of Mason Hall; two sons and daughters-in-law, James W. Brown, Jr. and Michele Brown of Martin and Stevie and Beth Brown of Troy; three sisters, Ann Williams and Kay Pleasant both of Union City and Angie Brewer of Abingdon, Virginia; one brother, Mac Brown of Martin; and twelve grandchildren, Amy Beth Olds, Sara Anne Olds, Elizabeth Claire Capps, Emma Cameron Capps, Quentin D. Brown and Douglas Lowry Brown all of Martin, Benjamin E. Powers and Katelan Powers of Union City, James Kendrick Hardin, Anna Katherine Hardin and Matthew Kyle Hardin all of Mason Hall and Jonathon Gatlin Brown and Keaten Andrew Brown both of Troy.
He was also preceded in death by his sister, Wanda Brown Murray.
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