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Born: November 17, 1922

Place of Birth: Webster, KY

Death: January 5, 2013

Place of Death: Slaughters, KY

Occupation: retired insurance agent

Organizations: Slaughters United Methodist, WW II Army Veteran, Slaughters City Councilman 40 years

Survived By

Geraldine Oakley Brown, Spouse

Lydia (Joe) Melton, Daughter

Janet (Bobby) Shoulders, Daughter

Joyce Sisk, Sister

6 Grandchildren

10 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in Death By

Clyde and Corean (Pate) Brown, Parents

Jarred Ashmore, Grandson

Memorial donations can be made to:

Jarred Ashmore Memorial Scholarship

St. Anthony

Slaughters United Methodist Church

Rudy M Brown

November 17, 1922 - January 5, 2013

Rudy M. Brown, 90 of Slaughters, KY passed away at his home at 7:00 AM Saturday January 5, 2013.

He was born in Webster County, KY on November 17, 1922 to the late Clyde and Corean (Pate) Brown.

He was a retired Insurance Agent, Member of Slaughters United Methodist Church, and a WWII Army Veteran. He had also served on the Slaughters City Council for over 40 Years.

Preceded by Parents, Grandson Jarred Ashmore.

Survived by wife of 63 years, Geraldine (Oakley) Brown, 2 daughters, Lydia (Joe) Melton of Slaughters and Janet (Bobby) Shoulders of Slaughters.

Sister, Joyce Sisk, Frankfort.

6 Grandchildren
10 Great-Grandchildren

Service Monday, January 7th, 2013 at 10:00AM at Tomblinson Funeral Home, Hanson-Slaughters Chapel, officiated by Dr. David Blair and assisted by Chaplain Debra McBride.

Burial will be at Slaughters Cemetery, Slaughters, KY with full military rites by Hopkins County Honor Guard.

Visitation, Sunday, January 6th , 2013 from 3PM until 7PM and Monday 8:00 Am until service time Monday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be: Bo Hackney, Jason Overby, Tim Melton, Terry Melton, Brandon Shoulders, Darren Spainhoward.

Honorary Pallbearers; Jarred Ashmore (In Memory), Don Winstead, Charles Ranes, Dorris Hobgood, Hugh David Blue, and Marion Lee.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Jarred Ashmore Memorial Scholarship Fund, C/O Independence Bank, Sebree, KY. St. Anthony’s Hospice or Slaughters United Methodist Church.


Sunday January 6, 2013, 3:00 - 7:00

Tomblinson Funeral Home Slaughters - Hanson Chapel

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Monday January 7, 2013, 8:00 - 10:00

Tomblinson Funeral Home Slaughters - Hanson Chapel

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Funeral Services

Monday January 7, 2013, 10:00AM

Tomblinson Funeral Home Slaughters - Hanson Chapel

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Monday January 7, 2013

Slaughters Cemetery

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