John G. Brown
1916

 

John G. Brown, aged 78, for thirty-three years a prominent citizen of the Missionary ridge vicinity, died yesterday afternoon at Idlewild, his home, east of there. The deceased was born in Switzerland. He is survived by his wife, two sons Edward and Walter, and four daughters Mrs. Mary Lurch, Mrs. Emma Harvey, of Cincinnati; Mrs. D. Wilson and Mrs. Nancy Caster, of North Carolina. The funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2:30 from the residence, the Rev. Harvey Sullivan officiating. Interment will follow in the Donelson cemetery.

The Chattanooga Daily Times; October 29, 1916

Submitted by Bill Brown
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