Funeral services for Mr. Homer T. Brown, 79, of Cookeville,
TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, October 21, 2018, at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the New Salem Cemetery in Jackson
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 5 - 8 P.M.
and on Sunday from 1 P.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born September 5, 1939, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late William Logan Brown and Sarah Jane Brown. He was
married to Mildred L. Brown, who survives. He was a pipefitter
and welder, and a member of the Sycamore Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Brother: Eldon W. Brown; and 6 Sisters: Carol Atwood, Jewell
Brown, Molly Lineberry, Frances Pharris, Kerry Fields, and
Survivors include his Wife: Mildred L. Brown of Cookeville, TN;
1 Son: Sammy L. (Shonda) Brown of Easley, SC; 1 Daughter:
Tammy (Jim) Cobb of Cookeville, TN; 3 Grandchildren: Beth
(Shawn) Meadows, Ben Hargis, and Jennilee Cobb; 1 Sister:
Louise Mundy of Gainesboro, TN; and 2 Special Sisters-in-law:
Vanita Carver of Gainesboro, TN, and Charlene McClain of
Cookeville, TN. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and
friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
New Salem Cemetery by contacting the funeral home.
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