Jewell Catherine Brown

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Jewell Catherine Brown

July 21, 1937 - February 25, 2019

Jewell Catherine Brown Jewell Catherine Brown, 81, of Crossville, passed away on Feb. 25, 2019, at home in the presence of family.
Jewell lived her life and she lived it very well. She enjoyed bowling and throughout her life she played on many different leagues. She did not stop there; when she was younger you would find her singing at piano bars and going dancing with her late husband, Gene Brown. Together they enjoyed attending the TN Oil & Gas Association Conventions. They enjoyed being active and taking RV trips across the U.S. Jewel loved her western/cowboy shows, especially ones starring Audi Murphy. She had a great love for reading mystery books and even passed those books on to her children.
She is survived by her children, Karen Wheatley (Kevin), Brenda Dillon (Joey) and Vince Brown (Shannon); grandchildren, David Powers, Ginger Pate, Marshall Dillon, Brad Dillon and Chase Allred; great-granddaughter, Carissa Atwood (Brandon); sister-in-law, Jet Stewart; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Gene Brown; parents, Chuck and Lucille Potts; sisters, Mary Charles Marsh and Weezie Will; brother-in-law, Russell Brown.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, March 9, from noon to 1 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home with a reception to follow.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
A special "thank you" to Alexander Guest House and UT Hospice for their care and consideration.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on March 4, 2019
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