Edward Arthur Brown
and Twalla Jean Potter
Edward Arthur Brown b 27 May 1938 Winden Gulf WV d 11 Jan 2008; See Obituary; s/o Charles Arthur Brown and Elizabeth Hall. Edward Arthur Brown m. 16 Apr 1960 to Twalla Jean Potter b 24 Sept 1938 Jackhorn, Letcher Co KY; d/o Conley Potter and Cora Nelson. Children of Edward Arthur Brown and Twalla Jean Potter;
1. Malesa Brown b 6 Mar 1961, Fort Carson OH; m. Larry Hall; s/o Noah Hall and Bethene White.
2. Cora Elizabeth Brown b 31 Mar 1966 Shreveport LA; m. Nichalous Stergiopulos.
3. Marissa Kaye Brown b 15 Sept 1972 St Charles OH.
4. Bobby Edward Brown b 17 May 1975, Manassas VA.
5. Mary E Elkins b 12 Jul 1975 Whitesburg ARH; m. David Adams.
6. Shawn Derek Brown b 16 Apr 1979.
Obituary: Edward Ed Arthur Brown
27 May 1938 - 11 Jan 2008
Mr. Edward (Ed) Arthur Brown, age 69, of Jackhorn, Kentucky passed away Friday evening January 11, 2008, at the Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital, Whitesburg, Kentucky. He was born at Winding Gulf, West Virginia, on May 27, 1938 and lived most of his life here in Letcher County, Kentucky. Mr. Brown was a graduate of Pikeville College, receiving an Associates Degree in Mining Technology. He was a retired coal miner, as well as a skilled carpenter, who enjoyed fishing, and telling jokes. Mr. Brown was a United States Vietnam Air Force Veteran, and was also in the Army Reserves. He was also a member of the McRoberts Church of Christ.
He was the son of the late Arthur Brown and Elizabeth (Hall) Brown, and was also preceded in death by his step-father, Bural Williams; two sisters: Joyce Prophett and Glenna Judy Cook; and one brother, Robert Bobby Brown.
Surviving family members include his wife, Twalla (Potter) Brown, Jackhorn, Kentucky; four daughters and sons-in-law, Malesa and Larry Hall, Jackhorn, Kentucky; Cora and Nicholas Sterglopulos, Cincinnati, Ohio; Marissa and Mark Knight, Grantville, Georgia; and Mary and David Adams, Georgetown, Kentucky; two sons and daughters-in-law: Bobby Edward and Charlene Brown, Cynthiana, Kentucky; and Shawn Derek and Jacki Brown, Jackhorn, Kentucky; eleven grandchildren: Alec, Alea, Jacquelyn, Roman, Nicholas, Cameron, Deforrest, Christian, Isabella, Evan and Camron; two sisters: Peggy Lynn and Kenneth Robinson, Staffordsville, Kentucky; and Patty and Leslie Hall, Kona, Kentucky; and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn his passing.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on January 15, 2008 at the Carty Funeral Home Chapel, Fleming-Neon, Kentucky. Military Rites by the Big Sandy Chapter of DAV, Auxier, Kentucky. Interment: Brown Family Cemetery, Pottertown, Kentucky.