Cover photo for James Lee Brown's Obituary
James Lee Brown Profile Photo
1953 James 2022

James Lee Brown

August 13, 1953 — December 3, 2022

Franklin

Mr. James Brown, age 69 of Franklin, KY passed away on December 3rd, 2022 at Tristar Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, TN.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 10, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 10th at 1:00 PM with interment to follow in Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin, KY.

James was born on August 13, 1953 in Clinton County, KY to the late Ewell Kedith Brown and the late Margie Elizabeth (Dickerson) Brown.  He is also preceded in death by 3 siblings, Leonard Brown, Linda Riddle and Mary Helen Slack Roberts.

He is survived by 6 siblings, Rosie Jones, Hazel Wood, Doug Brown, Ida Slack and David Brown all of Franklin, KY and Wanda Baer of Fairfield, MT; several nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

James was a member of Franklin Church of the Nazarene.  He enjoyed blackberry picking, mushroom hunting, truck and tractor pulls, and listening to bluegrass and gospel music.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, 325 West Cedar Street, Franklin, KY to help with Mr. Brown’s final expenses.

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory website is www.gilbertfhonline.com. The Facebook page is Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.  The obituary phone line is 270-586-8844.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James Lee Brown, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Saturday, December 10, 2022

10:00am - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory

325 West Cedar Street, Franklin, KY 42134

Livestream

Click to watch

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Saturday, December 10, 2022

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory

325 West Cedar Street, Franklin, KY 42134

Livestream

Click to watch

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment following funeral service

Saturday, December 10, 2022

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory

325 West Cedar Street, Franklin, KY 42134

Livestream

Click to watch

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Photo Gallery

Visits: 30

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree