Edmonde Brown, 80 of Archie, Missouri passed away March 28, 2017 at Breezy Meadows in Butler, Missouri. Graveside services will be held 2:30 pm Friday, March 31, 2017 in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler. A visitation will be held prior to the service from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at Mullinax Funeral Home, Butler (660-679-0009). Contributions are suggested, in lieu of flowers, to a charity of donor’s choice. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at www.mullinaxfuneralhome.com.
Edmonde Lee Brown was born December 29, 1936 in Salina, Kansas to Lloyd and Edith Hathcock Brown. He was united in marriage to Barbara Richards on February 1, 1957 in Niles, Kansas. Ed will always be remembered for his love of farming, trucking, and welding. He was preceded in death by his parents. Ed is survived by his wife of 60 years Barbara Brown of the home in Archie, MO., by his son Gregory Brown and wife Denise of Yates Center, KS., son Russell Brown and wife Brenda of McClouth, KS., daughter Michele Peterson and wife Lisa of Los Osos, CA., nine grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren.