Fourth Generation

15. James Randall4 Brownell (James Henry3, John Issac2, William1) was born in Wellsville, Allegany Co, NY March 28, 1933. James died November 4, 2015 in Wellsville, Allegany Co, NY, at 82 years of age. STANNARDS - James R. Brownell, 82, of 3361 Hallsport Rd., passed away in the Jones Memorial Hospital in Wellsville on Wednesday (Nov. 4, 2015), following a long illness.

He was born March 28, 1933, in Wellsville, the son of James H. and Florence C. Schram Brownell.

On Nov. 12, 1960, in Wellsville, he married Ruth Dixon, who predeceased him. He was a lifelong resident of Wellsville and had attended the Stone District School.

He was a member of the Stannards United Methodist Church and had served with the U.S. Marines from 1953 to 1956.

He had retired in 2014 as Warehouse Supervisor for the Otis Eastern Co. of Wellsville.

He and his wife, Ruth, spent their summers at Conesus Lake. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing, deer and turkey hunting.

He was also very fond of the time spent with his family and friends.

Surviving are a daughter, Janice (Victor) Black of Stannards; son, James (Mary)?Brownell of Genesee, N.Y.; grandchildren, Christopher and Patrick Black and Russell Brownell; great-grandson, Colin Black; sister, Phyllis Winborn of Houston, Texas; brother, John (Stella) Brownell of West Jordan, Utah; several nieces and nephews.

He was also predeceased by his parents, wife and several brothers and sisters.

Friends may call at the Mulholland-Crowell Funeral Home in Wellsville on Tuesday (Nov. 10, 2015) from 6 until 8 p.m., where services will be held on Wednesday (Nov. 11, 2015) at 11 a.m. with Rev. Ralph Eastlack officiating, followed by full military rites by the American Legion Post #702. Burial will be in the Stannards Cemetery in the Town of Willing, N.Y. Published in Wellsville Daily Reporter on Nov. 7, 2015

He married Ruth B Dixon in Wellsville, Allegany Co, NY, November 12, 1960. Ruth was born Andover, Allegany Co, NY February 9, 1941. Ruth was the daughter of Clyde H Dixon and Mary M Hummel. Ruth died September 3, 2014 Rochester, Monroe Co, NY, at 73 years of age. WELLSVILLE - Ruth B. Brownell, 73, of 3364 Hallsport Road, passed away on Wednesday (Sept. 3, 2014)?in Rochester at the General Hospital from complications of surgery.

She was born in Andover, N.Y., on Feb. 9, 1941, the daughter of Clyde H. and Mary M. Hummel Dixon.

On Nov. 12, 1960, in Wellsville, she was married to James Randall Brownell, who survives her.

She was a lifelong resident of the area and was a graduate of the Wellsville High School.

She attended the Hallsport United Methodist Church.

Surviving besides her husband, Jim, are a daughter, Janice (Victor) Black of Wellsville; son, James (Mary) Brownell of Geneseo, N.Y.; 3 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild; sisters, Harriet (Wendell)?Foote of Wellsville, Cora Keyser of Buffalo, N.Y., and Jane Sadler of Alexandria, La.; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Mulholland-Crowell Funeral Home in Wellsville on Monday (Sept. 8, 2014) from 6 until 8 p.m. where funeral and committal services will be held on Tuesday (Sept. 9, 2014) at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Ralph Eastlack officiating. Burial will be in the Stannards Cemetery in the Town of Willing, N.Y.

Memorials may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation Published in Wellsville Daily Reporter on Sept. 6, 2014

James Randall Brownell and Ruth B Dixon had the following children:

child 22 i. Janice5 Brownell (still alive).

child 23 ii. James Brownell (still alive).

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