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Frank Browning

Lindseyville – Frank Browning, age 88, peacefully departed this life with his family by his side on Saturday morning, November 18, 2023, at Genesis Edmonson Center. The Edmonson County native was born on August 13, 1935, to the late Dewey and Pauline Skaggs Browning. He was married to his loving wife and help mate of seventy years, Florence Hogan Browning, who survives.

Frank was saved as an adult at Midway United Missionary Baptist Church, and remained a devoted member until his health began to fail. He worked for many years at Belknap Hardware and Manufacturing Company in Louisville. In his later years, he worked at Green River Hardware.  Frank had a gift to pray for the lost, and that brought him life’s greatest joy.  Frank and Florence’s home was always filled with love, and was a second home to many children through the years.

Besides his wife, Florence, he leaves to honor his memory— his children, Alan Browning (Alicia), David Browning (Rebecca), and Sherri Browning Vincent; grandchildren, Julie Richardson (Shawn), Adam Browning (Stacy), Shanna Lashley (Chad), Todd Browning (Kacey), Ben Browning (Amy), Justin Browning (Julie), Jordan VanMeter (Cliff), Jodi King (Jake), and Colten VanMeter (Kallie); twenty great-grandchildren; several step-grandchildren; and step-great-grandchildren; siblings, Anthony Browning (Wilma), and Brenda Ray (Clifford); along with a several nieces, nephews, and extended family members.

He was also preceded in death by his son and daughter-in-law, Wade and Sandra Browning; great-granddaughter, Shelby Faith Richardson; step-great-grandson, Taylor Parmer; and siblings, Bro. Bill Tom Browning, Delta Ray, Stoy Browning, Doug Browning, and Lucy Jaggers.

Interment will be in Midway Church Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to: Midway Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Ronnie Lindsey.

VISITATION: 12—8 PM, Monday, November 20, 2023, and 9 AM—2 PM, Tuesday, November 21, 2023, at Midway United Missionary Baptist Church

FUNERAL SERVICE: 2 PM, Tuesday, November 21, 2023, at Midway United Missionary Baptist Church

Arrangements by Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel

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