Funeral services for Dr. James Edward Brown, Sr.,  72, of
Douglasville, Georgia, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, June 7,
2009,    at   Anderson – Upper Cumberland  Funeral  Home    in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial  will  follow  in  the Granville Cemetery in
Granville, TN.

The family will receive friends on Sunday from 12 Noon  until
time of services.

Dr. Brown passed away on June 4, 2009.
   
He  was  born  September  16, 1936,  in  Gainesboro, TN, to
Helen G. Brown   and   the   late  Charles E. Brown.  He  was
married to the late
Rosie Brown. He was a retired dentist.

Dr. Brown  was  a  member  of  the  Douglasville   Church  of
Christ.  For  25  years,  he served as the team physician for the
Douglas  County  High  School  football  team.  He was a former
diver  with  the  Douglas  County  Rescue  Squad, and a former
board member of Cobb Hospital,  where  he orchestrated the in-
house dental program.

He  was  a  lifelong  member of the Douglasville Gentlemen’s
Garden Club. He did his pre-med training at Tennessee Tech in
Cookeville,  TN,   and   was   a   graduate   of  the  University  of
Tennessee Dental School – Class of 1960.

In  addition  to his wife and father, he was preceded in death
by
1 Sister: Patsy Bentley.

Survivors     include     his    
Mother:    Helen  G.  Brown   of
Gainesboro,   TN;   
2   Sons:   James E. Brown, Jr.    and   wife,
Barbara, of Douglasville, GA,  and  David Brown and wife, Heidi,
of Smyrna, GA;   
5   Grandchildren: Jeb Brown, Jake & Tiffany
Brown,    Tony Brown,    Jackson Brown,    and   Jenna & Brodie
Barton;    and    
1    Great-Grandchild:    Addison Elise Brown.
Several  brothers-in-law,  sisters-in-law,  nieces,   and  nephews
also survive.
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