Harold R. Brown of Lavalette

Harold R. Brown, 71, of Lavalette, W.Va., passed away Saturday, March 5, 2011 at Cabell Huntington Hospital. He was born October 4, 1939, son of the late James R. and Mary Ellen Brown. His daughter, Mary Darlene Brown also preceded him in death, along with one brother James E. Brown. Harold was a disabled brick mason. He leaves behind one sister and brother-in-law, Wanda and Dexel Blankenship of Lavalette; nephews and nieces, Ed (Robin) Blankenship of Chesapeake, Oh., Randy, Troy, Joey (Laura) and Tina Blankenship, all of Lavalette, Judy Lageman of St. Albans, W.Va., Jeff Brown of Massachusetts, and Chassidy Szerokman of Charleston, W.Va.; and several great-nieces and nephews. The family will receive visitors from noon till 2 p.m. Thursday, March 10, 2011 at Johnson Tiller Funeral Home. Private graveside services will be conducted.