Lester Ray Brown, 71, of Deane, died November 20 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard.
He was a son of the late Astor A. and Alpha Maurine Wright Brown.
Surviving are one brother, Astor E. Brown of Deane; two nephews, Elmer Brown of Jenkins and David Brown of Alabama; and a niece, Rebecca Jent of Deane.
Funeral services for Mr. Brown were held November 23, at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the family cemetery at Deane.