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Fred Brown

Saturday, March 2, 2002

BERNIE, Mo. -- Fred R. Brown, 90, of Bernie died Friday, March 1, 2002, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo.

He was born Aug. 26, 1911, at Dexter, son of Charles B. and Carrie Blankenship Brown. He and Daisy Pyle were married July 26, 1994, at Dexter.

Brown was a retired farmer and Diesel mechanic. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Bernie Masonic Lodge, St. Louis Valley Scottish Rite and was a Shriner.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Jim Brown of Hallsville, Mo.; two daughters, Barbara Mills of Dexter, Shirley Miller of Sikeston, Mo.; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by a son, four brothers, and two sisters.

Friends may call at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie from 5-8 p.m. today. A Masonic service will be held at 7:30.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with the Rev. John Knapp officiating. Burial will be in Bernie Cemetery.