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James L. Brown
(1930 - 2009)

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Name: Mr James L. Brown
Nick Name: "" OLD PA""
Gender: Male
Age: 79 years old
Lived: Saturday, 1 February 1930 - Wednesday, 29 July 2009

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THEY JUST DONT MAKE'EM LIKE OUR OLD PA ANYMORE ... VERY SET IN HIS WAYS AND ALWAYS KNOWING WHAT HE WANTED AND JUST HOWE HE WANTED IT TO BE DONE !!!  JUST A GOOD OLE COUNTRY MAN AT HEART .  HE WAS AND ALWAYS HAS BEEN A HARD WORKER ALL HIS LIFE ...  HE WAS A HUSBAND, FATHER,GRANDFATHER, A BROTHER ....  THE KIND OF NEIGHBOR YOU WOULD WANT CAUSE HE MINDED HIS OWN BUSINESS !!!  PA COULD BE A TOUGH COOKIE TO CRACK AT TIMES NEVER REALLY SHOWING MUCH EMOTION AT TIMES .... HOWEVER SAD BUT TRUE DURING HIS LAST FEW MONTHES I THINK WE ALL GOT THE CHANCE TO SEE THE SOFTER SIDE OF PA !!  HE ENJOYED SOME OF THE SIMPLE THINGS IN LIFE .... CHEWING TOBACO ( I THINK WE ALL WERE GLAD TO SEE HIM LET THAT HABIT GO , LOL )  ICE CREAM ( STRAWBERRY TO BE INFACT )  HE LOVES BLACKBERRY JELLY...) PLANTING AND PICKING TOMATOES , AND ALSO CANNING THEM AS WELL .  HIS FLANNEL SHIRTS , AND PLAID SHIRTS (  WITH 2 POCKETS MIGHT I ADD )  THE ONES NANNY SAID HE HAD WORN FOR OVER 30YRS , HIS NAVY BLUE BALL CAP THAT WAS ALWAYS A GIVEN , THE PEN THAT WAS TO NEVER LEAVE HIS LEFT SIDE POCKET OF HIS SHIRT NEXT TO HIS EYEGLASS CASE...  HIS SUNDAY NEWSPAPER !!  HE ENJOYED HIS BACON & EGGS AND COFFEE IN THE MORNING .  JAW BACON .... MOLASSES ... BUTTERMILK .  HANGING OUT DOWNSTAIRS DOING HIS OWN THING ... BURNING HIS FIREWOOD... WATCHING THE NEWS ( THREE TIMES A DAY ON TIME ...AND 60 MINUTES EVERY SUNDAY )  SPORTS ... THE COLTS & NASCAR ( ONE OF MY FAVE MEMORIES WITH HIM IM SURE IT IS FOR UNCLE TIM AS WELL  )  CHASING THE SQUIRRELS OUT OF HIS PEAR TREE (  OR PLAYING AROUND WITH OLE "" SQUAKY THE SQUIRREL "")   I KNOW THE LIST COULD GO ON ....AND ON ..... AND WE ALL HAVE MEMORIES AND STORIES TO TELL  OF HOW MUCH WE LOVED HIM ,  PA LIVED A GOOD LIFE ... HAD IT ROUGH  HE WORKED VERY HARD FOR EVERY DOLLAR HE EVER MADE . RAISED 7 KIDS ALONG WITH NANNY .... AND TOOK ON THE ROLE OF BEING A FATHER FIGURE FOR ME ( JENNY) .  HE HAD THE HEART OF A VERY HONEST MAN .... VERY STUBBORN AT TIMES .  I KNOW WE ALL MISS HIM DEARLY , AND WOULD GIVE ANYTHNG FOR JUST ONE MORE DAY.. MINUTE, HOUR TO BE WITH HIM .  HE IS IN A MUCH BETTER PLACE NOW ... AND HE ISNT IN ANYMORE PAIN .  HEAVEN GOT A ANGEL WHEN THEY TOOK HIM FROM US !!!!! 


James L. Brown
Born on: February 1, 1930 in Hillham, Tennessee
Departed on: July 29, 2009 and resided in Indianapolis, Indiana

Visitation: Saturday, August 1, 2009, 10-2 PM, Shirley Brothers Thompson Road Chapel
Service: Saturday, August 1, 2009, 2 PM, Shirley Brothers Thompson Road Chapel
Burial: Moss Cemetery

James L. Brown, 79, of Indianapolis, passed away July 29, 2009. He was born in Hillham, IN. James serviced in the US Army from 1951-1953, serving 2 years in Germany. James worked at Stokely-Van Camp, Inc. for 34 years, retiring in 1992. Visitation will be held Saturday, August 1, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Shirley Brothers Thompson Road Chapel, 3333 E. Thompson Rd., with funeral services to follow at 2:00 p.m. Burial will be at a later date in Moss, TN. James is survived by wife, Rosa Lee Dulworth; son, Timmy Brown; daughters, Barbara Sims, Cathy Brown, Brenda (Ronnie) England, Linda Doddy; and Tammy (Steve) Kauffman; 9 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren, all of Indianapolis. He is preceded in death by his parents, Claude and Ella Brown; brother, Raymond Brown; and son, James Brown. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 208 S. LaSalle St., Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60604-1242.




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Spouse's Name: ROSA L.BROWN

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Date of Passing: 29 July 2009
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