Ricky Dean Brown, 59, of Lebanon, died Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, in Lebanon.
He was born Feb. 13, 1960, in Falcon, Mo. to Thurman and Leona Woolsey Brown.
Ricky married Tammy Plaster.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Thurman and Leona Brown; two brothers, Larry and Keith Brown, and a brother-in-law, Bill (Art) Juenger.
Ricky graduated from Lebanon High School. He went to MSU and obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Business. Ricky enjoyed rebuilding cars and tending to the needs of the farm.
He is survived by  his wife Tammy; one son, Jackson Brown, both of Lebanon, one brother, Randy Brown and his wife Kem of Lebanon; two sisters, Betty Brown of Lake Ozark, and Letha Lindsay and her husband Darrell of Lebanon; sisters and brothers-in-law, Shirley Brown, Brenda Brown, Cheryl Wrinkle and her husband Rodney, Stephen Plaster and Amy and Dolly Clement and her husband Tom; nieces and nephews, Michael Pearcy, Mark Pearcy and his wife Teresa, Dara Lindsay, Eric Brown and his wife Lori, Nick Brown and his wife Deana, Sheena Wagner and her husband Rob, Sarah Carney and her husband Jason, Douglas Schaefer, Samantha Cooper and her husband Derek, Rex Schaefer, Danielle Plaster, Michael Plaster, Greg Clement and Eric Clement; great nieces and nephews, Hayden, Madison, Taylor and Kennedy Pearcy, Erica and Henry Brown, Brent Wagner, Kloee, Joshua and Jacob Carney, and Wesley and Bradley Cooper; other relatives and countless friends.
Funeral services for Ricky Dean Brown will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at Shadel’s Colonial Chapel with Eddie Truelove officiating. Burial will be in McBride Cemetery, under the direction of Shadel’s Colonial Chapel of Lebanon.
Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, also at Shadel’s Colonial Chapel.
Memorials have been suggested to McBride Cemetery or Disabled American Veterans. Donations may be left at or mailed to Shadel’s Colonial Chapel, P.O. Box 948, or 1001 N. Lynn, Lebanon, Mo. 65536.
Sign guest book at www.shadelscolonialchapel.com.


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