BROWN David James Buster Brown, 81, of Jacksonville, Florida passed away at 1:50 am March 30, 2013. Born May 28, 1931 in Baker County, Florida to Hugh B. Brown and Florence F. Drawdy Brown. He enlisted in the U. S. Army in 1947 and served proudly for 20 years, including service in Germany, Guam, and Korea, participating in nuclear testing in Nevada in the early 1950 s. He married Edith Earle Temples (deceased) in 1952 and they were married for 56 years. Known to his loving family as Papa, he is survived by his children, David Earl Brown (Teresa) and Denise Ilene Brown Greene, and his brother Dennis Allen Byrd (Toby). Grandchildren include Matthew David Brown, Jonathan David Brown and Jeremy David Brown, Amanda Kay Greene Snyder (Jeremy), Randy Lloyd Greene (Debra) and Lindsey Renee Greene Knopf (Adam). Great grandchildren include Alexandra Michele Brown, Wesley Lee Snyder, Wyatt Lee Snyder, and Trent Sawyer Greene. Viewing will be at Corey - Kerlin Funeral Home at 1426 Rowe Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida from 6-8 pm on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 with graveside services conducted by Willard Mercer on Wednesday, April 3 at 11:00 at the North Prong Cemetery, Baker County, Florida. Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com

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Published in the Florida Times-Union on Mar. 31, 2013