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Dewey Welby Brown, Russell County, KY (1940-2013)

He was a native of Russell County, KY, the son of the late Logan Welby & Delilah Wilmoth Luttrell Brown. He He was a carpet and tile installer and was a member of the White's Chapel Separate Baptist Church. His wife, Wanda Sharon Kerr Brown, survives. He leaves 11 direct and one step living descendants
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Dewey Welby Brown, 73, of Russell Springs, KY, died Sunday, July 21, 2013 at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY.

Funeral service for Dewey Brown will be at 2pmCT/3pmET, Thursday, July 25, 2013 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Johnny Davis and Bro. Joe Sullivan officiating. Friends may call after 5pmCT/6pmET, Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Wilkerson Cemetery. Special music by Stanley & Rebecca Coffey, Barry & Tracy Stephens.

Active Pallbearers: Tim Abernathy, Jeff Abernathy, Billy Campbell, Jim Kerr, Adam Kerr, and Wayne Hopper

Honorary Pallbearers: Ronnie Campbell, Greg Hopper, David Kerr, and Joe Stephens

Dewey Welby Brown, Russell County, KY (1940-2013)

Born July 20, 1940 in Russell County, KY. He was the son of the late Logan Welby & Delilah Wilmoth Luttrell Brown. He died Sunday, July 21, 2013, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 73 years and one day. He was a carpet and tile installer and was a member of the White's Chapel Separate Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by two sisters: Vivian Sullivan and Monieca George.

Survivors include the following:
  • His wife: Wanda Sharon Kerr Brown

  • Three daughters: Debra Sharon (Monty) Gabbard, Ravenna, KY; Deana (Mitchell) Morgan, Russell Springs, KY; and Denise Susan Brown, Russell Springs, KY

  • Seven grandchildren

  • One step grandchild

  • One great grandchild
The family requests memorials to Gideons International or Wilkerson Cemetery. These can be made at the funeral home.

Send a condolence to the family of Dewey Welby Brown Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY in charge of arrangements.

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Dewey Welby Brown, Russell County, KY (1940-2013)

2013-07-22 - 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY - Photo from Bernard Funeral Home.

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