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Edward Arnold (Ed) Browning, 80, Casey native/Adair Co., KY (1937-2017)

Mr. Browning was a US Army veteran, a longtime auto body repairman, a former officer of the Columbia Police Department, and worked at Lynn Franklin's service station for 16 years, and will be favorably remembered by the thousands of customers who relied on his courteous, thorough service. He was the son of the late Cash & Myrtle Smith Browning. His wife, Mary Hester Browning, survives. He leaves one direct living descendant, his son Michael Browning, Columbia, KY.
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Edward Arnold "Ed" Browning, 80 of the Knifley Road, Columbia, KY passed away Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 7:18 PM at the University Hospital in Louisville, KY, after several months illness.

The family has chosen cremation there will be no funeral service & no visitation.

Edward Arnold "Ed" Browning, 80, Adair Co., KY (1937-2017)

He was the son of the late Cash & Myrtle Smith Browning. He was born April 28, 1937 in Casey County, KY. He died Saturday, October 14, 2017, in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY, at the age of 80 years, six months, and 16 days. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by five brothers and two sisters

He is survived by:
  • His wife: Mary Hester Browning of Columbia, KY

  • One son: Michael Browning of Columbia, KY
  • Two sisters: Tina Roberts and Bessie (Freeman) Dile both of Columbia, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews
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Edward Arnold (Ed) Browning, 80, Casey native/Adair Co., KY (1937-2017)

2017-10-16 - 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY - Photo from Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Edward Arnold (Ed) Browning, 80, Casey native/Adair Co., KY (1937-2017)

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