Carter G. Brown
Carter Gene Brown, 88, of Ashland, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2020, in the Community Hospice Center.
He was born October 6, 1931, in Ashland, Kentucky, a son of the late Carter M. and Maybell Fraley Brown.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, David Brown and a sister, Joan Eskridge.
Carter was a graduate of Ashland High School and the University of Kentucky. He served honorably in the United States Air Force in Japan and Korea. He was a member of Hurricane Road Grace Church and retired following a long career as a Metallurgical Engineer.
Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 43 years, Joyce Moses Brown of Ashland; son, Dr. Carter Matthew (Susan) Brown of Louisville; daughter, Melinda LeFleche of Boston, Mass.; brother, Timothy (Beverly)Brown of Winston Salem, N.C.; grandchildren, Collin LeFleche, Adam LeFleche, Caroline LeFleche, David Brown, Michael Brown and Tyler Brown; and two nieces, Jill Eskridge (Joe) Turner and JoEllen Eskridge (Jim) Bowman, all of Ashland.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 22, 2020, at Rose Hill Burial Park with Pastor Frank Tate officiating. Military honors will be provided by the U.S. Air Force and American Legion Post 93.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Carter's memory may be made to Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Avenue, Ashland, KY, 41101.
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Published on March 20, 2020


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Clifford partin
Mar 23, 2020
Truly sorry
Pat (Lambdin) Partin
Mar 22, 2020
Joyce so sorry about your husband
Love and Prayers Your PVHS Friend
Ed, Debbie sparks and girls
Mar 21, 2020
Thinking so much of you Joyce and the rest of the family. Keeping you in our prayers in days to come. Love for ya continues.