|Birth: ||Feb. 13, 1925|
|Death: ||Dec. 18, 2011|
Obituary provided by Rose Chapel:
Eugene "Gene" Brown was born February 13, 1925 in Clarksville, Texas to Lulu Gertrude and James Murphy Brown. He passed away December 18, 2011 at Grapevine, Texas at the age of 86 years, 10 months and 5 days.
Gene moved with his parents to the Delhi community in 1929 and later to Sayre in 1932 after his father passed away. He graduated from Sayre High School and entered the United States Army and served his country during World War II. He was married to Levetta Lovell (Alexander) at Elk City, Oklahoma on March 24, 1946. After his marriage he worked for the Post Office and later went to work for C. R. Anthony's managing their stores for the next 42 years in Elk City, OK, El Reno, OK, and Brownwood, Texas before moving to Sayre in 1968 where they made their home and he retired in 1988.
He was a member of the Sayre First Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, 2 sons, Paul and Grant, 3 brothers and 4 sisters.
He is survived by his His Son, Craig Brown and wife, Laura, Newark, TX; 2 Daughters-In-Law, M D Brown, Euless, TX., and Jeane Helm, Sayre, OK; 2 Grandchildren, Heather Rutherford and husband, David, and Mitchell Brown and wife, Melissa; 5 Great Grandchildren, Madison, Carson, Chase, Aiden, and Abigail, as well as, a host of other relatives and friends.
Services will be held Friday, December 23, 2011 at 2:00 pm at Rose Chapel officiated by Charles Tatyrek.
Levetta Lovell Alexander Brown (1924 - 2009)
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