Mr. Leroy Mason Brown, age 77, of Brodhead, Kentucky passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2011 at his home.
Leroy entered into this life on May 29, 1933 in Wabd, Kentucky the son of Henry Mason and Rinda Hensley Brown, both of whom preceded him in death. He was a farmer and a Traffic Engineer for the Kentucky Department of Transportation, where he served as District Chief of the Somerset Post. He was united in marriage on January 9, 1965 to Carolyn Sue Gregory and they shared 46 wonderful years together. Leroy was a member of the Providence Church of Christ, served as the former Chairman of the Rockcastle County Democratic Party and was a 32nd Degree Mason with the Woodstock Lodge F&AM. He had his pilot license and will be remembered for his love of quail, pheasant, and bird hunting and farming.
Leroy will be lovingly remembered by his wife: Carolyn Sue Gregory Brown of Brodhead, Kentucky; four children: Karen Kay Brown King of Mt. Vernon, Kentucky, Sharon Faye Brown of Brodhead, Kentucky, Michael Mason Brown and his wife Patricia of Brodhead, Kentucky, and Gregory Allen Brown and his wife Nichole Lynn of Russell Springs, Kentucky; eight grandchildren: Douglas Hughes, Jamie Hughes, David Lynn King II, Talona King Rogers, Holly Brown, Steven Brown, Cameron Brown and Caleb Brown; seven great grandchildren; and a host of friends and neighbors.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Henry Mason and Rinda Hensley Brown; and an infant sister: Wanda Vernell Brown; a daughter-in-law: Regina Kay Reynolds Brown.
Funeral services for Mr. Leroy Mason Brown will be conducted on Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 11am at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals with Josh McKibben officiating. Interment will follow in the Providence Cemetery.
Visitation for Mr. Leroy Mason Brown will be held on Monday, April 18, 2011 from 6-9pm at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Mr. Leroy Mason Brown may be made to the Providence Cemetery Fund.