July 11, 1934 - July 16, 2021
Edward Eugene Brawn III, 87, was welcomed in heaven on July 16, 2021. He was born in Omaha, NE on July 11, 1934, the son of Edward Eugene (Gene) Brawn and Dolores Newton Brawn. Ed leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 63 years, Geneva; daughter, Rebecca Brawn, Houston, TX; sons Jack (Tammy) Brawn, Hamilton, Montana and Paul Brawn, Houston, TX. Grandchildren: Brittany (Josh) Ferguson, Victoria, TX; Evan Brawn, Caroline Brawn, Spencer Brawn. Great Grandchildren: Grayson, Arlo, Hansel, and Bellamy Ferguson. Ed grew up in Omaha, NE. He graduated from Tech High School and the University of Omaha, with a degree in general education. He then went to Bethel Seminary at St. Paul, Minnesota and was ordained by Calvin Miller at Westside Baptist Church, Omaha, NE. Ed taught many years in adult bible study classes, participated in several evangelism outreach programs, and preached in a variety of churches as a substitute pastor while keeping a secular job. He was a close friend to the late Dr. Max Huffman, a renowned teacher of Revelation. He enjoyed scripture memory, memorizing new ones each week. Ed worked at The Children's Home, placing adoption in the state of Iowa. He served as a liaison worker for the Cancer Society in the state of Nebraska. He fund raised and helped develop a Television for God program. He also served as a counselor for a Drug Abuse Program. After moving to Houston, TX he had a small real estate and construction company. He will be remembered for the love and caring he gave to others. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Ed's memory to Cherokee Baptist Church, Cherokee, TX 76832, or to the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.
Edward Eugene Brawn III, 87, was welcomed in heaven on July 16, 2021. He was born in Omaha, NE on July 11, 1934, the son of Edward Eugene (Gene) Brawn and Dolores Newton Brawn. Ed leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 63 years,... View Obituary & Service Information
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