DENISON - Johnnie Othell Brown, 84, passed
away Tuesday, March 23, 2010 in Denison.
Visitation will be from 6 -7 p.m. Thursday, March 25, 2010 at Bratcher
Funeral Home, 401 W. Woodard St., Denison.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 26, 2010 at Bratcher
Funeral Home Chapel. Pallbearers will be Roland Winter, Ashlee Martin,
Kennyon Williams, Lewis Tatum, Darin Tatum and Danny Harris. Burial will
follow at Fairview Cemetery, 1501 S.H. 91 North, Denison.
Johnnie was born on Oct. 15, 1925 in Allen, Okla., the son of Hugh
Lee Brown and Janie Jones. He worked for the Southern Pacific Railroad
for 35 years and the KO&G Railroad for seven years. He served in the
Navy Sea Bees from 1943 to 1946, where he received the Victory Medal, the
European-African Middle Eastern Campaign Medal and the Asiatic-Pacific
Campaign Medal. He loved the Texas Rangers and Dallas Cowboys. He also
loved to fish and play with his grandchildren.
He is survived by son Jerry Brown and wife Ohma of Denison; special
friends Edith Beard and Robert Montgomery; grandchildren Crystal Brown
and Stephanie Brown; great-grandchildren Kayla Brown, Kinzy Cork, Jonathan
Cork and Alex Brown.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Bratcher
The Herald Democrat, March 25, 2010