Boyd Browning, Sr. Passes Away


Boyd Browning, Sr.

Boyd T. Browning, Sr. of Lexington passed away Monday at the age of 84.

Husband to Jane Barnard Browning and the father of Fasig-Tipton President and CEO Boyd Browning, Jr., Browning, Sr. was born June 2, 1933 in Lebanon, Kentucky, to the late Charles and Florence Cooper Browning. He was a member of Mary Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church and a Korean War veteran. He retired from IBM after 33 years and also owned B & J Sales Specialties for 25 years.

Browning is also survived by daughter Peggy (Robin) Brooks; five grandchildren, Brittany (Justin) Manning, Taylor (Cheree) Brooks, Megan Browning, Paige Browning and Bailey Browning; a great grandson, Jack Brooks; two sisters, Connie Stallard and Ann Sousa; one brother, James K. (Cathy) Browning; and several nieces and nephews.

A mass will be held at 10:00 am Thursday, Sept. 14 at Mary Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church. A burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Wednesday at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home on Harrodsburg Road. Memorial contributions are suggested to Lexington Catholic High School, 2250 Clays Mill Road, Lexington, KY, 40503.


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