Funeral services for Ray Brown, 87, were held Monday, April 22, 2013 at Parsons Mortuary Chapel with Zachary Brown and Bobby Joe Brown officiating. Interment followed at Puxico City Cemetery in Missouri.
Mr. Brown passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013 at his home in Lexington. He was a WWII Navy veteran and a member of First Baptist Church in Lexington.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Lilly Maness; father, Laurel E. Brown; two wives, Dorothy Brown and Dot Tuten Brown; and a son, Jerry Ted Brown.
Mr. Brown is survived by his wife, Margaret Brasher Brown of Lexington; a daughter, Tammy Overman of Lexington; a brother, Christopher Brown of Decaturville; two granddaughters, Ashley Overman and Breeanna Reeves; a grandson, Tayven Hart; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.