Mr. Billy Joe Brown, age 83, of Decatur, died Friday, March 29, 2019, at Decatur Morgan Hospital. He was born August 8, 1935, in Oakland, TN to Joe Thomas Brown and Ethel Wilson Brown. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Grace Stafford Brown, and one son, Billy Steven Brown.
Following 26 years of service, he retired from the United States Air Force.
He is survived by one son, Mitchell R. Brown (Tammy) of Decatur; one sister, Bonnie Wood of Decatur; and three grandchildren.
No service is scheduled at this time.