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Smitty Brown
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HALETOWN - John Russell “Smitty” Brown, 83, passed away in a Chattanooga hospital on Friday, March 9, 2018.

Smitty retired from TVA after working there for over 25 years.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn M. Brown; father, Bill Lynch; mother and step-father, Leta K. Jones and William Richard Brown, as well as five half-brothers and one half-sister.

Survivors include his sisters, Patsy Geer of Haletown and Minnie B. Beasley of Athens; half-brother, Terry Lee Lynch; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted from the Jasper Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at 11:00 am with Pastor Roy Hogan officiating.

Interment will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Jasper.

The family will receive friends for visitation on Monday, March 12, from 2-8 pm and on Tuesday, March 13, from 10-11 am at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by the Jasper Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home, 21 East Fifth Street, Jasper. 423-942-2682

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2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rogers Funeral Home - Jasper

21 East 5th Street
Jasper, TN 37347





11:00 AM
Rogers Funeral Home - Jasper

21 East 5th Street
Jasper, TN 37347

Cemetery Details


Pine Grove Cemetery, Jasper, TN

2153 Valley View Highway
Jasper, TN 37347


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