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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Luther J. Brotherton

Luther J. Brotherton, 90, of Perryville, died June 15, 2017 at Independence Care Center of Perry County in Perryville, MO.

He was born May 30, 1927 in Patton, MO, son of Harvey and Emma (Grindstaff) Brotherton. He and Betty Howard were married. She preceded him in death in 2004.

He retired from Mississippi Lime Kiln in Ste. Genevieve, MO.

Survivors include one son, Gary (Lynn) Brotherton of Perryville; three grandchildren, Kristie (Ed) Miller, Nicole (Jason) Evans and Cara (Adam) Hahs; and 8 great-grandchildren, Luke, Jacob and Evan Miller, Greyson and Hudson Evans, and Hayley, Cooper and Sadie Hahs.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; one brother, Rayford Brotherton and one sister, Sonja Brotherton.

Memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 15 at First Baptist Church in Chester, IL at 11:00 am. Friends may call from 10:30 am until time of service at 11:00 am with Michael Folgerson officiating. Burial in Post Oak Cemetery in Patton, MO.

Young & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Perryville, MO provided the arrangements.

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