Funeral   services   for   Mr.   James   Edward   Brown,   70,    of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Tuesday,  August  27,
2019,  at   Anderson  -  Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home    in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow  in  the  Hensley  Cemetery  in
the Freewill community of Jackson County, TN.

The family will receive friends on Monday from  3 P.M. – 8 P.M.,
and Tuesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

He   passed  away   on   Wednesday,   August   21,   2019,    at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

He was born October 29, 1948, in Jackson County,  TN,  to  the
late Roy J.B. Brown and Effie Belle Jones Brown.   On  May  25,
1979, he was  married  to  the  late  Marilyn “Merle” Brown,  who
passed away November 25, 2017. He was a factory worker, and
served on the  Farm  Bureau  board  and  the  Old  Gainesboro
Road Utility District board. He was a member  of  the  Church  of
Christ at Freewill, and an avid fan of the JCHS Blue Devils.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by
an Infant Brother; his   Maternal   Grandparents:  Sid  Tom  and
Nannie Jones; and his Paternal Grandparents: Mark and Leona

Survivors   include   1   Brother:   Roy   F.   (Denise)   Brown  of
Gainesboro,  TN;   3   Nephews:  Kevin Brown, Justin Robinson,
and   Jared Robinson;   4   Nieces: Amber Jacobs, Kristy Brown,
Jackie Miller,   and   Tish Whittenburg;  and  2  Brothers-in-Law:
Gary  and  Estle  Robinson, both  of  Gainesboro, TN.   Several
great nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends also survive.

Bro. Wayne Crossman, Bro. Nathan Miller, and  Bro. Alan  Judd
will officiate at the services.

Memorial donations  may  be  made  to  the  Hensley  Cemetery
Fund by contacting the funeral home.
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