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Ronnie A Brown Sr, 74

Ronnie A Brown Sr. of Sheridan, Arkansas was born March 3, 1947 in Leola, AR the son of the late John Olen and Kathyleen Brown.  He was a logging contractor and the owner of the original Yellowjacket Drive Inn on Hwy 270 East.  He loved to deer hunt and spent many hours on a deer stand smoking a cigar.  He enjoyed watching old western movies and several of the old school comedians such as Harold Lloyd and Benny Hill.  He also loved to square dance and listen to music.

Mr. Brown passed away Thursday, November 11, 2021 at The Springs of Minecreek Health and Rehabilitation in Nashville, Arkansas.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Janie Carol Brown.

He is survived by long-time partner, Sue Wingard and children Ronnie Brown Jr (Krista), Wilburn Brown (Angela), and Lourie Wingard.  Siblings: Dan Brown (Freda), Doris Brown Pruett (Terry), John Olen Brown Jr. (Sherri). and Harlan Brown (Brenda).  Grandchildren: Dawson J Brown and Addison Lybrand, Priscilla and Elizabeth Brown and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

A graveside funeral service will be held at New Hope Cemetery, the date to be announced at a later time.

Cremation arrangements are under the trusted direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.


  • Carolyn Poole Posted November 18, 2021 10:46 AM

    Doris and family –I am so sorry to see the loss of your brother. Your whole family is in my prayers.

  • Barbara Pumphrey Posted November 21, 2021 12:55 PM

    Sincere condolences to the entire family.

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