Roy Brown

November 12, 1921 - July 3, 2014

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Roy Brown 92, of Barren Springs, passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Lewis Gale Pulaski. Mr. Brown was born in War, WV on November 12, 1921 to the late Lize and Mary Eldrege Browning. Mr. Brown was also preceded in death by his Wife, Katherine Jesse Brown and a son, Roger Lee Brown. Mr. Brown served in the army during WWII where he received a Purple Heart.

Mr. Brown is survived by his granddaughters, Kimberly K. Niedbalski of Lynchburg, VA and Linda Brown Price of Earlville, MD; daughter-in-law, Virginia Gail Hoerner of Wilmington, DE; great-grandsons, Adam, Christian, Dakota and Justin; Great-granddaughters, Nicole, Cheyanna and Gabrielle; two beloved nieces, Sue Atkins and Patricia Blevins; and a host of extended family.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday July 9, 2014 at 11:00 Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel with the Rev. Dale Akers officiating. Military Rites will be conducted by Hillsville VFW Post 1115. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10:00 A.M. until the time of services on Wednesday July 9, 2014. Entombment will follow at the Rosewood Memory Gardens in Rural Retreat, VA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hillsville V.F.W. Post 1115 P.O. Box 1952, Hillsville, VA 24343. Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel is serving the family of Roy Brown.

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