James Verlon Brown, age 76 of Cookeville, Tennessee passed from this life Wednesday, April 11, 2018, .
He was born Tuesday, January 20, 1942 in Gainesboro, Tennessee, the son of Mildred Burgess Brown and the late Bob Brown.
James was a loving husband and father who loved spending time with his family especially fishing. He loved his job as an Electrician and taking care of his dog Pepper. He was also a member of Northeast Church of Christ.
James is survived by his wife of 56 years Mabel Stewart Brown of Cookeville, TN
2 Sons and 1 Daughter-in-law:
James and Belinda Brown
Bruce Anthony Brown
Tiffanye Clarice Brown
Justin Frank Ward
1 Great Granddaughter:
Marlie Chevelle Ward
2 Sisters and 1 Brother-in-law:
Robbie and Daryl Jackson
Ronald "Butch" Brown
And a host of Nieces and Nephews
Funeral services for James will be held Saturday, April 14, 2018 beginning at 3:00 pm from the Chapel of Crest Lawn Funeral Home. Entombment will follow in Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery Mausoleum.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday, April 13, from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm and again on Saturday from 2:00 until the time of service at 3:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Tennessee Bible College.