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Roy Edward Brand, 65, Brown County

Roy Edward Brand, 65, passed away peacefully Friday morning, Nov. 2, 2012 at his residence in Brown County.

He was born May 22, 1947, in Indianapolis to the late Edward C. and Barbara (Hinton) Brand. Roy served his country as a specialist 5 with the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He married Beverly Jo (Leveque) on July 19, 1969 in Indianapolis. She preceded him in death on Dec. 29, 2002, after 33 devoted years. Roy was employed as a tool and die machinist with Clique Tool and Machine in Indianapolis for the past 40 years. He loved the outdoors, bass fishing and deer hunting. He was a member of the Hoosier Open and Hoosier Open Senior fishing clubs in Kokomo and was also a member of Indian Creek Shooting Center in Georgetown. Roy enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, caring for his dog “Sammy” and was a fan of NASCAR.

Roy is survived by three daughters, Tracy Lynn (husband, Mike) Shirley of Morgantown, Wendy (husband, Scott) Elkins of Franklin and Christy Jean (husband, Jason) Lane of Nineveh. He will be remembered by his siblings, Susie Davis of Edinburgh, Denise (Dan) Boulay of Delaware, Dale Brand of Indianapolis, David (Bernice) Brand of Columbus and Eddie (wife, Sara) Brand of Fortville; seven grandchildren, Kenneth, Amber and Eddie Patrick, Jeanie Brand, Hailey and  Franklin Lane and Brittany Elkins; and two great-grandchildren, Alexis and Gabby.

He was preceded in death by his wife and a brother, Jeffrey Brand.

The Rev. Steve Agal will conduct a funeral service at 7 p.m. Monday eve, Nov. 5, at Meredith - Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends can call from 5 p.m. until service time Monday at the funeral home.

A graveside service will be conducted at noon Tuesday Nov. 6, at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens Cemetery in Greenwood with military rites presented by Greenwood Honor Guard.

Memorial contributions can be sent in honor of Roy to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.

Condolences can be made to the Brand family at www.meredith-clark.com.

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  • November 21
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 22
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 22
    Salt Creek Trailhead dedication for Meijer family planned
    10 a.m. by CVS Pharmacy, 292 S. Van Buren St., near junction of 46 East and 135 North
  • November 22
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • November 23
    Annual community-wide hymn sing planned
    6:30 p.m. Nashville Christian Church, 160 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 23
    Nashville Reserve Officers host chili cook-off
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nashville P.D., 200 Hawthorne Drive
  • November 25
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 25
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • November 28
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 29
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 29
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 2
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 3
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 4
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 12
    Widowed group plans Christmas party
    noon Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • December 12
    BCSP Christmas bird count slated
    8 a.m. BCSP Nature Center, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • December 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road