Posted on 2/2/14

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. - Shelby Gene Brown, 67, of Central City, KY passed away Monday, March 11, 2013 at 4:15PM at Baptist Health Madisonville. Mr. Brown was born February 26, 1946 in Ohio County. He was a car salesman at Davis Motor Sales, and was a member of Richardson Chapel General Baptist Church. He was an honorable member of the KY Colonels. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cager and Artie Turner Brown; and brothers Kenneth, Clarence, Billy, and Johnnie.

Survivors include his wife, Ruthie Penrod Gossett Brown; daughters Genette Brown of Greenville, Terri Lyn Garrett of Powderly, and LaWanda Reed (partner James Fulkerson) of Central City; step-daughter Nikki (John) Slobig of Central City; son Frank Brown of Greenville; step-son Jon Gossett of Milport; eleven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister Mildred Scott of Slaughters; and several loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 2:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. Jim Brown officiating. Burial in Pine Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday after 5:00PM at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Muhlenberg County Humane Society. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at your social media marketing partner

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