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Billy Ray (Goat) Brown, Taylor Co., KY (1955-2011)

He was a member of a large, respected Taylor County family. He was a heavy equipment operator.
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Billy Ray "Goat" Brown, 55, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 3am, Wednesday, November 10, 2011 in Evanston, Wyoming.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Monday, November 14, 2011, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Elder Jimmie Sharp. Burial will be in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY.

Pallbearers: Bobby Bland, Jimmy Bland, Gary Reynolds, Danny Sharp, Timmy Webb, and Greg Wilson.

Honorary Pallbearers: Caleb Bland, Justin Bland, Richard Brown, Jr., Ronnie Carter, Matthew Dickens, David R. Hughes, and Greg Veatch.

Billy Ray "Goat" Brown, Taylor County, KY (1955-2011)

Billy Ray "Goat" Brown was the son of the late James Brown and Myrtie Taylor Brown. He was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, Friday, November 25, 1955. He died Wednesday, November 10, 2011 in Evanston, Uinta County, Wyoming at the age of 55 years, 11 months, and 16 days.

He was employed as an equipment operator.

He united in marriage to Carol Jean Simpson July 7, 2000.

Besides his wife, Carol Jean Brown, he is survived by the following:
  • One son: Brandon Brown and wife, Krystle of Campbellsville, KY

  • One step-son and one step-daughter: Joshua Simpson and wife, Patricia and Tara Simpson of Campbellsville, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Serenity Faith Brown, Braydon Ray Brown, Joshua Doyle Simpson, Jr., Jacob Eugene Simpson and Ryan Micah Sears

  • Two brothers and eleven sisters: Ricky Brown, Patty Milby, Clara Bagby, Betty Brown, Mable Houston, Kathy Sharp, Beverly Brown, Deanna Gay Bland and Rhonda Dickens, all of Campbellsville, KY; James Lewis Brown of Greensburg, KY; Susie Grady of Lebanon, KY; and Pearl Turpin and Emma Lee of Danville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Billy Ray (Goat) Brown, Taylor Co., KY (1955-2011)

2011-11-14 - 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY - Photo from Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.
Billy Ray (Goat) Brown, Taylor Co., KY (1955-2011)

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