Merrell Eugene "Gene" Brown
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Merrell Eugene "Gene" Brown
Fort Walton Beach - Merrell Eugene "Gene" Brown, of Fort Walton Beach, FL, passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at the age of 88. He was born in Kingstree, South Carolina to David and Lucy Brown.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years Regena, daughters, Genie Williams, Merri (Mike) Ward, Janice Brown; former son-in-law, Jeff Williams; 9 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.
Gene will always be remembered for his sweet smile, sense of humor and love for his family. A Funeral Service will be held live online Friday, November 20 at 11:00 AM at
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church Missions, 2 Woodham Ave., Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32547.
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Published in Northwest Florida Daily News from Nov. 17 to Nov. 18, 2020.
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November 20, 2020
A deeply religious, Christian man,devoted to his family
Joey Goedert
November 20, 2020
We are deeply saddened by the loss of our dear friend, Gene. Our friendship with Gene and Regina for the past twenty plus years has been wonderful ! All of our excursions together were always filled with laughter and love. We will definitely miss Gene. We would like to extend our prayers and love to our sweet Regina and the entire family. Our prayers to you, Regina, and your family are that of healing, peace and comfort from all of us who love you during this difficult time. Gene was truly loved by our entire family.

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November 18, 2020
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November 18, 2020
One of the greatest men I have known, he was a role model for men
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