Dean Huntley Brownell
Dean Huntley Brownell, 98, long-time resident of Brevard, died on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2008 at 6 Westhaven Drive, Asheville.
He was born Dec. 24, 1909, at home on Pearson Drive in Asheville. He was the sixth and youngest child born to Charles Herbert and Mabel Huntley Brownell, of Washington Court House and Clyde, Ohio, respectively.
Dean spent his early childhood in Washington Court House. His family moved to Asheville in 1919. He delivered the morning newspaper from the paper office downtown to Chestnut Street during the 1920s, including the Wolfe home, and once struck Mr. Wolfe with the p...