James E. "Jim" Brown, Sr.
August 8, 1931
- November 13, 2013
MILAN, GA- Mr. James Edward "Jim" Brown, Sr., age 82, of Milan, GA, died Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at the Dodge County Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM, Friday, November 15, at Southerland Funeral Chapel, with Rev. Jack Lee officiating, with interment in Antioch #2 Cemetery, Milan, GA.
Mr. Brown was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and was raised in Putnam County, GA by his sister Ruby "Sis" Brown Sills and Roland "Pop" Sills. He was a member of Antioch #2 Baptist Church and was a veteran of the U S Army. He earned his BSPH in pharmacy from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy in 1958 and was a practicing pharmacist for 52 years. Mr. Brown was the former Owner & Operator of City Pharmacy in Monticello, GA, was a longtime pharmacist at Eastman Drugs for 20 years, and he retired from the Medical Center Prescription Shop. He was a former member of the Monticello Jaycees, the Hurricane Booster Club, the Hunter Pope Country Club, and the Eatonton VFW
. He was the son of the late Lillian Pearl McClelland Brown and Tobais "Toby" Brown. He was the husband of the late Barbara Faye Bowen Brown and was preceded in death by his Sister - Ruby "Sis" Brown Sills; 3 Brothers - Ted Brown, Herbert Brown, and Gilbert Brown; Sister-In-Law - Joyce Bowen Jones; Brother-In-Law - Harry "Bubber" Bowen.
Survivors: Daughter - Louann Boland (Mike); Son - James E. "Jimmy" Brown, Jr.; Grandson - Candler James Boland; Fiancé - Lillie McCook; Sister-In-Law - Claudia Bowen Poole; 4 Nieces - Cathy Krontz (Rick), Rhonda Dwozan (Freddie), Joy Southerland, and Colleen Taylor; 4 Nephews - Rick Bowen, Mark Bowen, Howard Sills, and Ted Sills; Several Grand-Nieces, Grand-Nephews, and Cousins.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Antioch #2 Baptist Church, P.O. Box 64, Milan, GA 31060 or Faithful Hearts Animal Shelter.
Stokes-Southerland of Eastman has charge of arrangements. www.stokes-southerland.com