Moores Chapel
206 West Center St.
Fayetteville, AR 72701


J.R. Brown

May 21, 1925 - September 25, 2012

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J.R. Brown, age 87 died Tuesday September 25, 2012 in Springdale. He was born May 21, 1925 on Mount Magazine where both sides of his family, the Brown’s and Greenfields lived. He grew up in Waldron, lived in West Virginia, Tulsa and Fayetteville. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving in World War II in both theaters of the war transporting troops. He was an active Hamm radio operator and enjoyed John Wayne movies and his three dogs. He was preceded in death by his wife of forty four years Patsy.

Graveside service will be 11:00 am Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at Mount Olive Cemetery near Elkins under the direction of Moore’s Chapel in Fayetteville.