Jack A. Brown, 91, passed away on July 5, 2018. He was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on Aug. 9, 1926 to Charles R. and Anna Leistikow Brown. He had been a Highlands County resident since 1989. Jack joined the U.S. Navy in October of 1943 and then U.S. Army in May of 1947. He worked as a heavy equipment operator and retired from civil service in Fort Campbell, Kentucky.

He is survived by his children, Billy Donnell of Avon Park, Florida, Danny (Cindy) Brown and David (Liz) Brown, both of Dallas, Georgia, Debbie (Terry) Windhorst of Louisville, Kentucky, and Darla (Mike) McCorkle of Hixson, Tennessee, and also five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his wife, Dorothy Sisk Brown.

A memorial service will be held at Fairway Pines at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Good Shepherd Hospice or Avon Park Christian Church.

Services entrusted to Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home, 111 E. Circle St., Avon Park, FL 33825. Online condolences may be left at stephensonnelsonfh.com.


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