BROWN, George

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

He was born October 30, 1936, at Pipe Creek, Ohio son of the late James R. 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 stepdaughter, Mary Jean Thornton; stepgranddaughter, Mary “Maggie” Jurco; stepgreat-grandson, Bryce Jurco; two brothers, James and Charles; and three sisters, Geraldine, Evelyn and Sarah.

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

Graveside service was held 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.