Billy R. Brown
Billy R. Brown 81 of Evansville, IN, passed away at 12:45 pm, Friday, August 30, 2013 at VNA Hospice Center.
Billy was born July 6, 1932 in Central City, KY the son of Shook and Ethel Brown. He was a veteran of the United States Army
. Billy retired as an iron worker from Local #103.
He is survived by sons, Mike Brown and wife Colleen of Newburgh, IN and Brian Brown (Debra) of Evansville, IN, daughter,Susan Holder of Evansville, IN, grandchildren, Jeff, and wife Tara, Jason, MaCabe, Madison and Hadley Brown, Kevin (Alexa) and Kimberly Holder and great grandchildren, Ian, Evan, Lauren, Peyton and MaKinley.
The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation and thanks to the VNA staff, the staff at Assistant Living Hamilton Point and the staff at St. Mary's 6th West
He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Jeanne Brown in June 2008 and son-in-law Robert Holder in September 2012.
Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 pm, Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel - 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville with Pastor Steve Clayton officiating. Burial will be in Park Lawn Cemetery with full military rights by the Vanderburgh County Retired Veterans Club.
Friends may call from 3 pm until 7 pm, Monday, September 2, 2013 at Boone Funeral Home - East Chapel and again from 11 am until time of service at 12pm on Tuesday.
Memorial Contributions may be made to VNA Charlier Hospice at 610 East Walnut Street, Evansville, IN 47708.
Condolences may be made to the family online at boonefuneralhome.net