Gary Eugene Brown, Sr

Gary Eugene Brown, Sr., age 76, of LaFayette passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2024.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Virgil and Jean Brown; and brother, Barry Brown.

Gary was a graduate of Rossville High School.

He served in the United States Navy and was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.

Gary had many different jobs before he found his true calling as a police officer. He worked as an officer at the Lookout Mountain Police Department and retired from both the Rossville Police Department and the Walker County Sherrif’s Department.

His hobbies included Corvettes, cats (especially Benny and Mickey) and the casino.

Gary is survived by his loving wife, Louise Brown; son, Gary (Schkira) Brown II; daughter, Ramona (Andy) Kelley; grandkids, Nick Kelley, Taylor Brown, Ashley Brooks, and Thorin Brown; great-grandkids, Cade Kelley, Colt Kelley, Caleb Kelley, Maddox Cooper, and Makenzie Hanson; sister, Carol (Wade) Thomison; brother, Chris (Maxine) Brown; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, July 11, in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Rev. Neal Brown officiating.

A visitation will be held from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Wednesday, July 10, and on Thursday from 1:00 pm until the hour of service at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Visitation

Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home
121 West Villanow Street
LaFayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-2222
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Service/Mass

Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home
121 West Villanow Street
LaFayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-2222
Website