John W. Brown Sr.

Born: Sun., Oct. 7, 1928
Died: Mon., Dec. 18, 2017


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Wed., Dec. 20, 2017
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:30 AM Thu., Dec. 21, 2017
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

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Mr. John W. Brown Sr., age 89 of Robinson, IL, formerly of Flat Rock, IL, passed away at 4:52 PM EST on Monday December 18, 2017 at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, IN.

Born October 7, 1928 in Paris, KY the son of John Franklin and Nannie Lee (Hall) Brown.  On September 18, 1965, he married Patricia J. (Lindsay) and she preceded him in death December 22, 1998.  John was a Civil Engineer for the State of Florida for 18 years; was a veteran with four years of service in the U.S.  Army followed by eight years in the United States Air Force.  After retiring from all of his other jobs, Mr. Brown worked for twenty years for TRUFAX Pest Control.

He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, John W. Jr. and Stacey R. Brown, Robinson, IL; one grandson, Evan W. Brown, Robinson, IL; two sisters, LaFaun Neal, Lexington, KY and Louise Smith of Virginia along with several nieces and nephews.

Preceding him in death were his parents; wife, Patricia J. Brown; brothers, Berlyn Brown, Jack Brown Sr., Finley Brown; sisters, Jane Keaton and Virginia Wasson.

The funeral service will be Thursday December 21, 2017 at 10:30 AM at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, IL, with Pastor Fred White officiating.  Friends may call Wednesday December 20, 2017 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the funeral home.  Burial will follow funeral services in Jones Cemetery, rural Flat Rock, IL.

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Jacque Brown
   Posted Thu December 21, 2017
Rest in Peace Uncle Woody. I know you and Dad are laughing it up, now that you two are together again.

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