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Ruth E. Wesner Brown
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Birth: Jan. 26, 1924
Death: Dec. 22, 2010

Ruth E. Brown, 86, Campbellsburg, passed away at 5:07 p.m. Wednesday, December 22, 2010, at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky.

Born January 26, 1924, in Prowsville, she was the daughter of Harry and Eva (Diehl) Wesner. She married Lester Bud Brown January 29, 1949, and he preceded her in death May 10, 1991.

Ruth graduated from Salem High School in 1942 and Indiana University in 1948. She was a retired teacher and had taught at Tunnelton, Deputy, Campbellsburg and West Washington schools. She was a member of Mount Carmel Christian Church, Indiana Retired Teachers Association and Salem Alumni Association.

Surviving are sons: Terry L. Brown and wife Judy, Evans, Georgia, and Steve Brown, Campbellsburg; grandchildren: Jacqueline O'Brien and Judson Brown; and a great-grandson, Cullen O'Brien.

Her parents; husband; and a brother, Robert Wesner; preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 27, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Brother Don Mahan officiating. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2-6 p.m. Sunday and from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial gifts: Mount Carmel Christian Church.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Crown Hill Cemetery
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Treva Jones Peckham
Record added: Aug 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75044793
Ruth E. <i>Wesner</i> Brown
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