Oscar “O.D.” Dewayne Brown, 65, of Strang, passed away on October 26, 2019 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was born on January 8, 1954 in DeRidder, Louisiana; the son of Jess Brown, Sr. and Wanda (Burks) Brown. He worked in the Trucking Industry most of his life and also worked for the City of Adair in the Water Department. O.D. was an amazing artist who loved to make leather and beadwork, glass etchings, and to draw. He also enjoyed spending time outdoors, especially when he was able to go fishing. He had a special love for his chocolate lab, Sheba. O.D. leaves behind many wonderful memories for his family and friends to cherish and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
No formal services will be held at this time. To leave his family a message, please visit his Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
O.D. is survived by his son, Christian Harvey and wife Vicky of Fort Worth, Texas; daughters, Jana Menasco and husband Carl of DeRidder, Louisiana and Morgan Brooks of DeRidder, Lousiana; brother, Gary Brown and wife Sheryl of Dry Creek, Lousiana; sister, Audrey “Sissy” Martin and husband Scott of Adair, Oklahoma; special lady, Loretta Miller of Strang, Oklahoma; grandchildren, Guinnith Harvey, Jaclyn McNichols, Madeline McNichols, Olivia Harvey all of Fort Worth, Texas; Justice and Aubre Menasco of DeRidder, Lousiana; 3 nieces and 2 nephews that were very special to him; a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Jess and Wanda Brown and brother, Jess “Buddy” Brown, Jr.