John H. Brown
Posted By Sparta Live | June 13, 2002 12:00 am
John H. Brown, 73, of Sparta, passed away June 10, 2002, at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville.
Brown was born June 6, 1929, in White County, to John Holison and Ann Bennett Brown.
He was an elder at Lansden Church of Christ and a factory worker.
Brown as preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Mae McBride; and one brother, Paris Brown.
Survivors include his wife, Lois L. Griffin Brown of Sparta; one daughter and son-in-law, Portia and Alston Prater of Sparta; four sisters, Jewell Buck of Cookeville and Elise Morris, Enzena Pierce and Gladys all of Sparta; and one grandchild, Melanie Oaks of Sparta.
Services were held at 11 a.m., June 12, 2002, at Hunter Funeral Home with burial in Old Zion Cemetery. Ray Scoggins will officiate.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.