Thomas Edward Brown, 82, of Monticello, passed away on February 22, 2018.
He was a retired rig manager for Pool Arabia in Saudi Arabia, a United States Air Force veteran, and a member of Enon Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing and working crossword puzzles with his great grandson, Jerred.
Mr. Brown was born on October 2, 1935 in Center, Texas to the late William Lawton Brown and Mary Estelle Williams Brown.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two daughters, Sandy Craig of Monticello and Brenda Brown of Newport Tennessee; and one brother, Roger Brown of Pine Prairie, Louisiana.
Survivors include two sons, Robby (Karen) Brown of The Colony, Texas; Jerry (Judy) Brown of Monticello; three daughters, Wanda (Tim) Chapman of Monticello; Lisa Brown of Corinth, Texas, Rhonda (Jody) Brusenhan of San Antonio, Texas; a brother, Johnny Brown of Monticello; two sisters, Nelda Tyler and Sandy Cowley, both of Texas; 10 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 25 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, February 26 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home with Bro. Kyle Bryan officiating. Burial will follow at Lone Sassafras Cemetery in Drew County.