Rick "Rosie" Brown, 57, of Frankfort, died Oct. 26, 2021 at his home. He was born in Gallatin, Tennessee on Feb. 9, 1964 to the late Paul H. and Anna Joann (Dockery) Brown. He married Connie Marie Shannon on Nov. 5, 1983 in Frankfort, and she survives.
Rosie attended Clinton Central High School. He was a lifelong truck driver, working for Pelling & Pelling Trucking for several years. Rosie didn't know a stranger and enjoyed NASCAR, racing, demo derby, auctions and used to drive mini stock race cars.
In addition to his wife, Connie M. Brown of Frankfort, Rosie is survived by four sons, Nicholas (Danelle) Brown of Elwood, Richard (Sandra) Brown Jr. of Frankfort, Chad Shannon of Frankfort and Jeremy Shannon of Elwood; two sisters, Darlene (Joe) Hufford of Frankfort and Rosemary (Dwayne) Shafer of Frankfort; two brothers, Gary (Brenda) Brown of Frankfort and Paul Junior (Melanie) Brown of Frankfort; several grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.
He was preceded in death by two brothers-in-law, Big Dave Shaw and Jay Bray, and an uncle, Charles Dockery.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, 2021 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Whiteman Cemetery, Michigantown. Donations may be made to the family to help with final expenses. Envelopes will be available. Please visit goodwinfuneralhome.com, where you may share a message with the family.