Services for Henry E. “Bud” Brown, 60, of Melba, who died
Monday, Nov. 10, in a Portland,
Ore., hospital from
natural causes, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
Grady Bagley of Star will officiate. Burial with
military honors by the Melba American Legion Divin-Slonecker
Post No. 126 will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Mr. Brown was born Nov. 8, 1926, at Lamar, Colo., to
Henry and Hattie Brown. He made his home in Colorado until
1940, when he moved to Washington.
He served in the U.S Army during WWII in the Phillipines.
Following his honorable discharge, he returned to
He married Etta M. Wynn June 14, 1946, at Omak, Wash.
They made their home in Washington until 1964, when they moved
to Nampa. He worked as a mechanic for 20 years at Nampa
International. He started his own business in Nampa about
five months ago. He and his wife moved to Melba in May 1985.
He loved country-and-western music and had his own
He attended the Nampa Bible Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of Melba; six daughters and
five sons-in law, Sharon and Douglas Heath, and Brenda “April”
and Lee Duke, all of Nampa, Charlene and Loren Corder of
Melba, Carrie and Bert Stockdill of Meridian, Debbie and John
Espinosa of Caldwell and Raynola Brown, at home’ a sister,
Pete Kerns of Placerville, Calif.; 12 grandchildren; and
numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the Leukemia Society, 601
Broadway, Room 217, Denver, Colo. 80203; or flowers may be