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Byron Burdette Brown
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Birth: Dec. 11, 1917
Macon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 2004
Boody
Macon County
Illinois, USA

Herald & Review (Decatur, IL) - September 3, 2004

Section: Obituaries Page: D3

BOODY Byron B. Brown , 86, of Boody, IL, died at 12:37 A.M., Wednesday, September 1, 2004 in Manor Care Health Services.

Memorial service will be at 11:00 AM Saturday at Zion Chapel United Methodist Church, Boody, IL. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 PM Friday at Brintlinger & Earl Funeral Home, Decatur, IL. Private family burial will be in Brown Cemetery, Blue Mound, IL.

Memorials may be made to: Zion Chapel United Methodist Church.

Mr. Brown was born December 11, 1917 in Macon County, Illinois, a son of Marshall and Nelle Hill Brown . He was a lifelong farmer in the Boody and southwest Macon County areas. He and his brother Robert also operated a trucking company in Macon County. He was a longtime member of Zion Chapel United Methodist Church, Boody, IL., and was especially dedicated to choir and other musical activities. Byron was also a longtime member of the Macon County Farm Bureau.

He married Nitelle E. Dummermuth on August 14, 1943 in Boody, IL. She preceded him in death on April 7, 2002.

Surviving are his six children, five daughters and one son, and many grandchildren.

All who knew Byron will remember his devotion to his wife Nitelle, his large and loving family, and his church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, brothers: Harold Brown , Ira Brown and Carroll Brown and wife Evelyn, sister: Betty Morris, and brother-in-law: John Pistorius.

The family expresses their thanks and appreciation to the staff of Manor Care for their devoted and compassionate care of Byron during the last several months.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Marshall Asbury Brown (1884 - 1966)
  Nelle Hill Brown (1889 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Nitelle E. Dummermuth Brown (1922 - 2002)
 
 Children:
  John Byron Brown (1949 - 2016)*
 
 Siblings:
  Estella M. Brown Varner (1878 - 1961)**
  Byron Burdette Brown (1917 - 2004)
  Carroll Francis Brown (1919 - 2001)*
  Richard Eugene Brown (1922 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Brown Cemetery
Blue Mound
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Warren Brown
Record added: Feb 13, 2010
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Byron Burdette Brown
Added by: Warren Brown
 
Byron Burdette Brown
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