Thomas Edward Brown
Thomas Edward Brown, 82, of Monticello, passed away Thursday, Feb. 22, at Drew Memorial Health System. He was born Oct. 2, 1935 in Center, Texas to the late William Lawton Brown and Mary Estelle Williams Brown.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by two daughters, Sandy Craig of Monticello, and Brenda Brown of Newport Tenn.; and one brother, Roger Brown of Pine Prairie, La.
He was a retired rig manager for Pool Arabia in Saudi Arabia where he worked for many years, a United States Air Force Veteran and a member of Enon Baptist Church. His hobbies included fishing and doing crossword puzzles with his great grandson, Jerred.
Survivors include two sons, Robby (Karen) Brown of The Colony, Texas; Jerry (Judy) Brown of Monticello; three daughters, Wanda (Tim) Chapman of Monticello; Lisa Brown of Corinth, Texas; Rhonda (Jody) Brusenhan of Kansas City, Ks.; one brother, Johnny Brown of Monticello; two sisters, Nelda Tyler and Sandy Cowley both of Texas; ten grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was held at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at the Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial following at Lone Sassafras Cemetery with Bro. Kyle Bryant officiating. Visitation was Sunday, Feb. 25, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com