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Russell H. Brown

1932 ~ 2018 (age 86)

Russell H. Brown, 86, of Wilmore, KY (formerly of Waynesburg, KY) passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore. Born November 14, 1932 in Lincoln County to the late Houston and Marie Ollish Brown, he was a 1949 graduate of Highland High School and obtained his degree from Campbellsville College. He was an Airman First Class in the United States Air Force where he served as a medical assistant and later in life worked as a farmer and enjoyed buying and selling property and cars in his spare time. He is survived by his sister, Joan Matthews of Dayton, OH; a niece, Marla Jones (Mark) of Perth, Western Australia; four great nieces and nephews, Trinity, Ethan, Elijah, and Benjamin; and his caretaker, Lanny Hubbard. He was preceded in death by his parents. Visitation will be Friday, November 23, 2018 at Pleasant Point Baptist Church in Waynesburg, KY from 5-8pm. Funeral will be 1pm Saturday, November 24, 2018 at the church with Reverend Vola Brown and Reverend Stephen Bates officiating with military rites provided by the United States Air Force and Caswell Saufley Post #18. Casket bearers are Caswell Saufley Post #18 and honorary bearers will be Bradley Hoover, Lanny Hubbard, Bobby Clarkson, Marlin Clarkson, Mark Gutenson, Joe Bunch, Gary Combs, and Michael Quinton.

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