Obituary for Sam Brown
Samuel Ricky “Sam” Brown of West Liberty, KY, passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017, at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington, KY, at the age of 63 years, 5 months, and 11 days. He was born Monday, April 5, 1954 in Paintsville, KY, son of the late Burl Gene & Norma Ethel Ferguson Brown.
He was united in marriage to Vonia Ferguson on July 31, 1971. This union was blessed with two sons, Sammy & Jon. Sam was a retired Mechanic Welder and was a member of the Elkfork Masonic Lodge#755. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother and will be missed by all his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Gene & Norma Brown and his father & mother-in-law, Bill & Susie Ferguson.
He is survived by his loving wife, Vonia Brown; two sons, Sammy & Holly Brown of Nicholasville, KY and Jon Brown & Cassie Vance of West Liberty; four grandchildren, Kaden Brown, Caleb Brown, Shelby Brown, and Emma Brown; one sister, Pamela & Ken Hackworth of West Liberty, KY; one brother, Darick & Denise Brown of Richmond, KY; his two little buddies, Bear & Hunter; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral service 1 p.m., Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the Potter Funeral Home with Elder Jerry Brown & Darick Brown officiating. Burial to follow in the Gene Brown Cemetery, Hwy 172, West Liberty, KY. Visitation 6 p.m., Monday, September 18, 2017 with Masonic Services at 7 p.m., by Elkfork Masonic Lodge #755.
Pallbearers: Sammy Brown, Jon Brown, Kaden Brown, Caleb Brown, Darick Brown, Ken Hackworth, Donnie Bush, Laden Ferguson, Jamie Ferguson, and Cameron Bush.