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John Walker Brown, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1926
Chester County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 2012
Anderson County
South Carolina, USA

August 16, 1926 - November 28, 2012


John Walker Brown, Sr., age 86, of Anderson, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at AnMed Health Medical Center.
Born in Chester, SC, he was the son of the late Walter A. Brown, Sr. and the late Nora Hall Brown. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII, serving in the Philippines. He retired from AnMed Health Medical Center after many years of service. He was a charter member of Grace Memorial Baptist Church where he was a former Music Director and Deacon Emeritus. John was a Mason and a member of the VFW. He was a Director of Music for a number of churches. As a resident of Richard Campbell Veterans Nursing Home, he started a choir where they were able to share their talents with other residents of the facility.
He is survived by his children, John W. Brown, Jr., David L. Brown, Elizabeth Ann Kellett and Sylvia Jean Tate; a brother, Walter A. Brown II; and five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lucy Bearden Brown; three brothers and four sisters.
The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 12:30 pm in the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home with Reverend Mark Dickson officiating. Interment will follow at New Silver Brook Cemetery with Military Honors provided by Campbell Patriots Post 184.
The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, November 30, 2012 from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

Cemetery Details:
New Silver Brook Cemetery
440 E. Shockley Ferry Road
Anderson, SC, 29624

The McDougald Funeral Home
2211 North Main Street
Anderson, SC, US, 29621
(864) 224-4343

Published in Anderson Independent-Mail from November 29 to November 30, 2012
May have used Walker more than John but John on all documents. 
Family links: 
  Walter Arthur Brown (1887 - 1961)
  Nora Bell Hall Brown (1891 - 1982)
  Lucy Rose Bearden Brown (1930 - 2005)*
  Ellen E Brown (1910 - 1911)*
  Agnes Brown (1912 - 1913)*
  Troy Mclendon Brown (1914 - 1985)*
  Edna Brown Stevens (1916 - 1994)*
  Gurney C. Brown (1919 - 1920)*
  Beatrice Olive Brown Moss (1921 - 1996)*
  John Walker Brown (1926 - 2012)
  Edgar Lee Brown (1930 - 1987)*
*Calculated relationship
Married FEB. 20, 1949
New Silver Brook Cemetery
Anderson County
South Carolina, USA
Maintained by: J.G.B.
Originally Created by: Larry W. McAlister
Record added: Nov 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101510496
John Walker Brown, Sr
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