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William Edward Brownlow

November 7, 1938 — December 12, 2021

William Edward Brownlow, age 83, of Troutdale, Virginia passed away at Smyth County Community Hospital on Sunday, December 12, 2021

William was born in Abingdon, Virginia on November 7, 1938 to the late William and Sara Gray.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Adrianne Brownlow and Hope Howell.

He is survived by two sons, Jerry Brownlow and wife Judy of Meadowview, VA, Billy Brownlow and wife Donna of Abingdon, VA; a granddaughter, Samantha Salyer and husband Jamie of Abingdon; three great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Farris Funeral Service Chapel at 427 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.

Those wishing to express sympathy online may do so by visiting and signing the online guestbook.

The family of William Edward Brownlow is being cared for by Farris Funeral Service and Crematory, 427 E. Main St., Abingdon, Va. 24210 (276-623-2700).

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Farris Funeral Service, Inc. – Main Street Chapel

427 E Main St, Abingdon, VA 24210

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