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Allan D. Brown
  • Coalton Volunteer Firemen
    P.O. Box 158
    Coalton, OH 45621

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“My memories of Allan go back to our days as First Graders, and all the way through the next 12 years at Coalton School. Our classmates were like...Read More »
1 of 23 | Posted by: Pam Smith - Jackson, OH

“I worked with Allan at McNally Pittsburgh. He was one of the nicest, friendliest guys I ever worked with. Such a good since of humor too. My thoughts...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: Ray Schauer - Jackson, OH

“There is no words that I can say to tell you all how sorry I am for your loss. Allen always waived as he passed and had a smile he made you loved...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Michele McMillen - Jackson, OH

“So sorry to hear of Allen's passing you and your family will be in our prayers ”
4 of 23 | Posted by: Priscilla & David Valentine - OH

“Words can not even tell you how sorry we are about his passing, We are blessed to have know him and he always makes you smile. ”
5 of 23 | Posted by: Randy&Donna Smith - Wellston,ohio

“Allan will be missed, by all. Sorry for your sudden loss. We love you. ”
6 of 23 | Posted by: Jim, Lori, Jimmy, Karma Ackley - OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We will treasure our friendship and memories always. ”
7 of 23 | Posted by: Daryl and Kathleen Terry - OH

“Alan, A great family man, friend and co-worker. ”
8 of 23 | Posted by: John Yanity - Athens, OH

“Juanita, Chris, and Brad. Addie and I are so sorry for your sudden unexpected loss. My fondest memories are of many years past when we all would meet...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Maurice & Addie Napper - Wellston, OH

“Juanita and family so sorry for your loss, he was a good man, and will be missed , praying for you and family and friends, ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: Kenny & Irene Smith - Ray, OH

“We were great friends and worked at McNallys together. Al helped me alot when I had a project just a little over my head. lolI will miss my ole...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: tim gillis - wellston, OH

“Juanita & Family,My thoughts an prayers are with you. I always enjoyed getting to see and talk with Allan. The picture you chose reminds me of that...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Lisa Bowling - Wellston, OH

“I am so sad to hear of his passing. he was always so upbeat and happy acting when I would see him. My heart goes out to you all. Such a good person. ”
13 of 23 | Posted by: Victoria Mapes - wellston, OH

“Junita,Chris and Brad,So verry sorry to hear the news! I know you all will miss him terribly. I wish there were adaquate words but there aren't....Read More »
14 of 23 | Posted by: Paul Brown - Jackson, OH - Family

“So sad to hear of the loss of such a good man! I will always remember his big smile. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. ”
15 of 23 | Posted by: Molly Brown-Meeks - Gallipolis, OH

“Thinking of Juanita and family. ❤ ”
16 of 23 | Posted by: Larry and jo ann Foster - MI

“Juanita, Chris and Brad, I'm still in shock and disbelief. Allan was a great man and will be deeply missed by many. I send my sincere condolences...Read More »
17 of 23 | Posted by: Cindy Miller - Jackson, OH

“So sad to hear of Allan's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. ”
18 of 23 | Posted by: Beulah (Yerian) Bullis - OH

“Thoughts and prayers to the family. I would sometimes ride down from Richmond Dale to get hay from Allan with my dad, Wilbur Swaney. He was always so...Read More »
19 of 23 | Posted by: Lauri Cook - Chillicothe, OH

“So sorry for your loss had some good visites and laughs with you guys.love you ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: kathy carpenter - bidwell, OH

“Juanita, and boys, I'm so sorry about your loss. Love you with all my heart ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: Mary Brown - Jackson, OH - Family

“I am so sorry for your loss Juanita, Chris, and Brad.. Alan was a terrific person. He was like another brother when I was growing up. He will be...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Karen Sparks-Osborne - OH

“This is a sad loss for our youth and for agriculture in general. Allan's years of selfless dedication made life better for all. I salute his good...Read More »
23 of 23 | Posted by: Barbara Summers - Jackson, OH


Allan D. Brown, age 71, of Wellston, passed away suddenly on Thursday evening, March 23, 2017, doing what he loved to do, farming. He was born February 16, 1946 in Wellston, Ohio, to the late Wayne B. Brown and Avonelle D. Leasure Brown. Allan, a 1964 graduate of Coalton High School, was a veteran of the United States Army Reserves. He was a project engineer for the former McNally Pittsburg Manufacturing in Wellston, where he was employed for 25 years; former project engineer for SBA Consultants; and then retired from Columbia Gas, where he was employed for 16 years. Everyone who knew Allan knew that his passion in life was farming. He was a lifetime farmer who worked daily running the Brown Family Farm. He also enjoyed woodworking and making beautiful pieces of furniture for everyone to enjoy. Allan attended the Evergreen Baptist Church; was a former member of the Wellston City School Board of Education; member of the Jackson County Fairboard for 25 years; board member of the Jackson County Farm Bureau; member of the Jackson County Livestock Committee, Jackson County Cattleman's Association and the Jackson County Farmer's Club ; trustee of the Evergreen Cemetery Association and a trustee of the ASCS. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Juanita Rose Brown; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Chris and Tami Brown of Wellston and Brad and Candi Brown of Wellston; 5 grandchildren, Seth Brown, Kelsey Brown, Emily Call, Derek Brown and Paige Brown; 3 sisters, Gloria Speakman of Richmond Dale, Annabelle Radick of California, and Karen Rowland (Kevin) of Columbus, along with several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends. Besides his parents, Allan was preceded in death by brothers, John Brown and Charles Brown; sister, Marilyn Wack; and brothers-in-law, Tom Wack and Dick Radick. Calling hours will be Monday from 4 to 8 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral service will be Tuesday at 11 A.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial contributions in Allan's name be given to the Coalton Volunteer Firemen, c/o P.O. Box 158, Coalton, Ohio 45621.

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