He is preceded in death by his parents: Toleman and Evelyn Brown, his grandson: Joshua Ryan Brown and his brother: Steve Edward Brown.
He leaves to mourn his passing his wife of over 60 years: Merlene Begley Brown, 2 daughters: Donna Davidson and her husband Ivan of New Carlisle, Ohio, and Karen Crawford and her husband John Gilbert of Manchester, Kentucky, 2 sons: Lee Brown and his wife Pam of Dayton, Ohio and Carl Edward Brown and his wife Gladys of Locust Grove, Virginia. Also surviving are 11 grandchildren: Lesley Lloyd, Ashley Davidson, Elizabeth Stephan, Nicholas Davidson, Noah Davidson, Lindsey Harmon, Keisha Crook, Katie Brown, Joey Brown, Kayla Smith and Hollie Wiremeyer as well as 12 great grandchildren.
Funeral Services for Mr. Verner Lee Brown will be conducted on Tuesday, March 28 at 11 AM at the Rominger Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Charlie Hubbard will be officiating. Burial will follow at the Combs Cemetery in the Hooker Community.
Visitation will be held on Monday evening after 6 PM at the Rominger Funeral Home Chapel.
Arrangements entrusted to the Rominger Funeral Home.