James Edward Brown, 69, of Crossville, passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2016, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.
He was born Oct. 14, 1946, in Folkston, GA, son of the late Lawton Homer Brown and Gladys Marie (Melton) Brown. Jim worked as an insurance agent and attended Bethel Baptist Church. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
He is survived by his daughters, Starr (Pat) Stone and Julie Henry, both of Crossville; son, Jason (Casey) Brown of Crossville; grandchildren, Dustin Henry, Ty Stone, Tate Stone, Chevelle Brown and Lucas Brown; special family friend, Lisa Schmidt; brothers, Dale Brown and Andy Brown, both of Crossville; and sisters, Linda Kerley and Sherry Ray, both of Crossville.
In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by his wife, Rachel Willene Brown; brothers, Dallas Brown and Noel Brown; and sister, Marilyn Walden.
Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Monday, July 18, 2016, at 1 p.m. with Bro. Roy Davis, Bro. Joey Smith and Bro. Mike Garrett officiating. Interment in Haley's Grove Cemetery.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on July 14, 2016