James R. Brown

March 16, 1936 - June 25, 2018

03/16/1936 - 06/25/2018

Past Services

Friday June 29, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions
Friday June 29, 2018
5:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions
Holly Memorial Gardens
P.O. Box 36
Colerain, OH 43916
740-546-3351 | Directions

James R. Brown, 82, of Powhatan Pt., Ohio died June 25, 2018, at Liza’s Place Wheeling, WV.

Jim was born March 16, 1936, in Martins Ferry, Ohio a son of the late Fred and Rucilla Park Brown.

He was retired from Ohio Ferro-Alloys Corporation, Clarington, Ohio,and York Township. He was a 1954 Graduate of Bridgeport High School, a member of the Powhatan American Legion, a Methodist by faith and a Korean War Army veteran.

Surviving are his wife of 62 years, Shirley Kozel Brown, two daughters, Kathy (Robert) Graham and Tracey (Charles) Baker all of Powhatan Pt, OH,
4 grandchildren; Kari (Timothy) Reckart, Gavan (Jessica) Graham, Kali Graham, and Casey Baker.
two brothers, Fred (Mildred) Brown of Tavares, Fl and Terry (Kathy) Brown of Winston Salem, NC,

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 186 Main Street, Powhatan Pt., OH on Friday from 1 pm until time of Funeral Service at 5 pm with Pastor Michelle Lucarelli officiating.

Interment will be at the convenience of the family at Holly Memorial Gardens.

Powhatan Honor Guard will conduct services Friday beginning at 4:45pm at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Liza’s Place or the Powhatan American Legion by going to www.TMCFunding.com

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com

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Cherrel Nash
5 years ago

Though we haven’t seen each other in many years, we wanted to send our sincerest condolences to your family. We are thinking of you in this time of Jim’s passing.
The Nash/Rubrico Family

Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard
5 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of James R. Brown, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten..
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, James R. Brown, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

5 years ago


Karen and Richard Tomolonis
5 years ago

Shirley and Family really sorry to here about Jim . Your Mom and Jim were dear friends of Our Family ! Prayers for all !!

Candy Kenney
5 years ago

To the Brown Family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Jim was a good friend of my Dads and our families have known each other for as long as I can remember. I pray that God gives you strength to get through this difficult time. Your family is in my prayers.

Owen & Delores Hoffman
5 years ago

Sending our deepest sympathy to your father & our dear friend Jim. Also sending love & prayers to your Mom . The Hoffman family

Owen & Delores Hoffman
5 years ago

Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your father and our dear friend Jim .Also sending love and prayers to your Mom. The Hoffman family