Gordon Lee Brown, 75, of Columbia, KY died Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at the Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville, KY. Born in Dunnville, KY on February 23, 1943 he was the son of the late Earl and Ellen Bedwell Brown. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two grandchildren Michael Quinn and Cody Smith, a brother Glen Brown and a sister Vocial Sanders.
Mr. Brown was a 1962 graduate of Adair County High School, he was a Sunday school teacher for over 50 years, an active youth mentor and a member of the Union Chapel Separate Baptist Church. He was a lifetime farmer, worked many years for Tarter Gate Company and retired from Green River Window and Door. His greatest passions were serving his Lord and his family.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years Jewell Neat Brown; three daughters Lisa Greer (Phillip) of Knifley, Melinda “Linnie” Quinn (Randy) of Knifley and Martha Brown of Russell Springs, KY; seven grandchildren Ashley Tucker (D. J.), Jordan Lee, Beth Wethington (Jeremy), Meranda Quinn (Andrew), Brittany Smith (Austin), Tamara Coomer (Dakota) and Cheyenne Greer (Kieran); eight brothers and sisters Edward Brown (Shirley), Hershel Brown (Jeanette), George Brown (Carol), Doris McAnally and James Brown (Debbie) all of Columbia, KY, Sue Clarkston (Ronnie) and John Brown (Becky) both of Knifley, KY and Midge Rosenburger (Don) of Indiana.
Funeral services will be 11:00am Friday, December 7, 2018 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Hiter Cemetery in Casey County. Visitation will be after 4:00pm Thursday at the funeral home.
Bro. David Coffey and Bro. Edward Brown will be officiating and pallbearers will be Jeremy Wethington, Austin Ashcraft, Andrew Dobson, Kevin Summers, Sean Summers and Richard Fuller and honorary pallbearers will be Jaxon Tucker, Braxton Tucker, Maddie Wethington, Ellie MayAnn Wethington, Jase Wethington, McKinslee Corbin, Aubri Dobson and Addyson Dobson.