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James Theo Brian

Mr. James Theo Brian of Scottsburg died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at the Kindred Hospital in Greensboro, N.C. He was born in Stillie, La. on March 17, 1938 and was 75 years old. 

He was the son of the late Matthew Theo Brian and Millie R. Lee Brian. Mr. Brian was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Vietnam, received his engineering degree in Germany and was a commercial hog farmer. 

He was also a member of Kerns Masonic Lodge #143 AF&AM and Marshall Masonic Lodge #22 AF&AM in Marshall, Tex.  

Mr. James Theo Brian is survived by his wife, Mary Krichbaum Brian, of Scottsburg; one daughter, Melissa B. Rust, and husband Wayne of Bethany, La.; one son, Jerry Brian, and wife Lisa of Tatum, Tex.; one brother, Robert Brian, of Marshall, Tex.; three sisters, Joyce Brian of Elysian Fields, Tex., Ruby Brian of Jacksonville, Tex., and Beth Shearer of Tex.; four grandchildren, Colby Free, Courtney Free, Cody Ray Brian and Taylor Rust; two great-grandchildren, Carley Rae Brian and Tatum Leigh Brian. 

Memorial services were held Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Don Bryant officiating. 

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. 

Those wishing to give memorials should consider the National Kidney Foundation, Inc., 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY, 10016.  

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