Daniel Jerry Brownell (1947 - 2017)

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Daniel Jerry Brownell, age 70, of Westville, Florida passed away Monday, September 11, 2017 in Panama City, Florida. He was born August 13, 1947 in Dothan, Alabama to Carmon and Minnie Denning Brownell. Jerry retired after 30 years of service with the Florida Department of Transportation. He was a member of Hudson Hill Church in Westville, Florida. Jerry was a simple man who loved his family and friends dearly.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Karey Jo Brownell; two brothers, Ezra and Carmon "Sonny" Brownell; and one sister, Lily Ritchie.

Jerry is survived by one daughter, Kristie Tillis of Caryville, Florida; one step-daughter, Beverly Bowers and husband Rodney; two step-sons, Roger and fiancée Sabrina Mayer and Timothy Windham all of Westville, Florida; four sisters, Lucille Minger of Port St. Joe, Florida, Edith Crober of Enterprise, Alabama, Beulah Benton and Cozetta Holmes both of Westville, Florida; one brother, W.F. "Buck" Brownell of Wewa, Florida; three grandchildren, Railyn Bowers, Summer Pippin and Cheyene Mitchell; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A time of visitation was held Friday, September 15, 2017 from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Hudson Hill Church, 1492 Tower Lane, Westville, Florida. Funeral services were held Saturday, September 16, 2017 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at Hudson Hill Church with Pastor David H. Davis officiating. Committal services followed at Westville Cemetery. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.daviswatkins.com. Arrangements and services are under the direction of Davis-Watkins Funeral Home.


Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on Sept. 20, 2017