Steen Funeral Home-Central Avenue Chapel
George N. Brown, 76, of Ashland, died Saturday in King’s Daughters Medical Center following a battle with cancer.
In addition to his parents, John Brown and Niza Brown, he was also preceded in death by his brothers, Johnny Brown and James Brown.
George was a manager for Bonded Service Station as well as Rich Oil for many years and an employee of Daniels Bakery and various other businesses in Ashland. He was also a member of the Eagles. He was a devoted father who enjoyed spending time with his family. He was known for his work ethic and love of his family and having a big heart.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Lillian Wright Brown; and two daughters, Deitra Brown (Jimmy) Hullett and Kim Brown (Rob) Brunty; a sister, Dottie (Bob) Winters; a brother, Don (Dora) Brown; four grandchildren, Corde Earl, Sydney Earl, Ron Cyrus II and Savannah Brunty; and 14 nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Steen Funeral Home-Central Avenue Chapel in Ashland by Pastor Phil Fannin. Interment will be in Ashland Cemetery.
Friends may call after noon Tuesday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left for the family at steenfuneralhome.com.