Jesse Earl Brown of Miami, OK passed from this life Monday, September 16, 2019 at Miami Nursing Center in Miami, OK. He was 97.

Jesse was born September 22, 1921 in Irwin, Iowa to Jesse E. and Pearl Brown. Jesse had lived in Miami since 1947, he owned and operated A & B Auto Sales in Miami, OK for over 50 years retiring at the age of 90.

Jesse was preceded in death by his wife Maxine Brown in 1996, his son Kenneth Ray Brown in 2018, his parents, 2 brothers Bob Brown and Roger Brown and 2 sisters Effie Mae Garrett and Edna Mae Lucas.

Survivors include his son Johnny Brown and wife Janet of Neosho, MO, his daughter Earlene Tucker and husband Rex of McGregar, TX, 3 grandchildren Troy Allen Tucker, Robert Alan Brown and Randall Wayne Brown, 9 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson.

Graveside services will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 21, 2019 at G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, OK. Pastor Leon Weece will officiate. Services have been placed in the care of the G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, OK. Online condolence may be made at