Hall Funeral Home
625 County Rd 775
Proctorville, OH 45669
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JAMES ROY BROWNING JR., 88, of Chesapeake, Ohio, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014 at St. Mary's Medical Center, Huntington. He was born February 1, 1926 in Cabell County, son of the late James Roy and Gladys Mae Allen Browning. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers Danny Browning, Donald Browning and Bradford Browning; and four sisters Ruth Ganoe, Charlotte Curry, Emogene Galloway and Rosanna Dawson. He was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church, member of Barboursville Minerva Masonic Lodge #13 AF and AM, 32 degree Scottish Rite Mason and Gideon Eastern Lawrence County Camp. He retired from INCO Alloys and was a WWII Navy Veteran. He is survived by his wife Clodine Reynolds Browning; two sons Thomas Browning of Columbus, Ohio, and Samuel (Diane) Browning of St. Louis, Mo.; two grandchildren Justin Browning and Andrea Browning; one brother Robert (Peggy) Browning of Barboursville; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio, by Pastor Bill Flannery and Pastor Bob Browning. Visitation will be held 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Gideons International. Condolences may be expressed to the family at
Published in The Herald-Dispatch on July 15, 2014
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