Brown obit

Mr. Jimmy Vann Brown, age 72, of Bonifay, Florida passed away December 6, 2016 at his family. He was born January 20, 1944 in Butler County Alabama to the late Cody Brown and Eleanor Lane Cumbie Brown.  In addition to his parents, Jimmy was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Brown Wasden and a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Helen and Bill Kelley.

Jimmy was survived by his wife of 52 years, Tink Brown of Bonifay, FL; three sons, Vann Brown of Panama City, FL, Michael Brown of Bonifay, FL, Douglas Lane Brown of Panama City, FL; one brother, Larry Brown of Mansfield, TX; one sister, Kathy Petersen and husband Karl of Arlington, TX; two brothers-in-law, Eddie ‘Bud’ Brown and wife Charlotte of Compass Lake, FL and Ronald Brown and Peggy Urqhart of Bonifay, FL; numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will begin at 6:00 PM Saturday, December 10, 2016 in the Peel Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Edward Barley and Rev. Jon Howell officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.  Memorialization will be by cremation with Peel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.