BROWN, George M.

BROWN, George M., 76, of Jacobsburg, OH died Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at his home.

He was born October 30, 1936 at Pipe Creek, OH son of the late James O. and Mary Brown.

George was a retired coal miner from North American Coal 3 Mine.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Nonie Faye Brown; second wife, Mary Pelkey Brown; a step daughter, Mary Jean Thornton; step- granddaughter, Mary “Maggie” Jurco; step-great-grandson, Bryce Jurco; two brothers, James and Charles; and two sisters, Geraldine and Evelyn.

Surviving are his step daughters, Betty Ann Knight and Sarah Louise Richards; step-grandsons, Thomas (Jean) Knight and Joseph (Linda) Knight; a special step- great- grandson, Justin (Megan) Jurco; step-great-grandchildren, T.J., Kelsey, Joseph and Jonathan Knight; a special step-great-great-grandson, Hayden Jurco; a brother, Robert Brown; three sisters, Charlotte Hoskinson, Sarah Saffle and Agnes Brown; nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service at Powhatan Cemetery, Powhatan Point, Ohio on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. with Wayne Clark officiating.

Toothman Funeral Home in Jacobsburg is entrusted with the arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Smith Twp. Vol. Fire Dept.