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Robert Brown succumbs at 64



Robert Brown, 64, died August 1 at his home in Louisa.

Born in Letcher County to the late Jack and Irene Brown, he was graduated from Morehead State University with a bachelor of science degree, earned a master’s degree in business administration from Marshall University, and was graduated from the Kentucky Banking School and the Ohio Banking School.

He was retired from the Home Federal Savings and Loan Bank in 2008 after an extensive career in banking.

Brown was a former manager of the Louisa/ Fort Gay Little League team, and had served on the board of the Lawrence County Agriculture Extension Agency.

Surviving are his wife, Anita Marcum Brown; a daughter, Marla Tobia and husband Scott; two grandchildren, Easton and Laura, both of Apollo Beach, Fla.; two sisters, Violet Watts and husband Bernard of Black- ey, and Rose Marie Murray and husband Brownie of Fort Gay; two nephews, John Watts and wife Anita and their daughter, Jade, all of Perry County, and Neil Watts of Blackey; and a niece, Elaine DeSario and husband David and son, Alex, of Louisa.

Funeral services were held August 4 at the First United Methodist Church in Louisa. Burial was in Pine Hill Cemetery at Louisa.

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