Donny Ray Browning Sr., age 73, of Atlanta, Texas, went to be with the Lord Friday, November 3, 2023, in a local adult care facility. Donny was born August 12, 1950, in Atlanta, Texas, to J.D. and Lillie Compton Browning. He was the retired owner of Donny’s Painting; a member of Alamance Baptist Church and past member of the Atlanta Bass Club. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping. He also enjoyed building things with his hands, dinning out and digging with his Kubota tractor.
Donny was preceded in death by his sister, Nita Faye Browning and by his parents.
He is survived by his wife of eighteen years, Juanita Browning of Atlanta, Texas; sons, Donny “Dusty” Browning Jr. and wife Angelika of Germany, Nathan Browning of Tyler, Texas, Kevin Browning and wife Christal of Texarkana, Texas, Steven Browning and wife Amber of Texarkana, Texas; brothers, J.D. Browning Jr. and wife Sherry, Jerry Browning and wife Janell both of Texarkana, Texas; sisters, Jean Meissner and husband Doug of Frisco, Texas, Barbara Draper of Tyler, Texas, Sue Browning Barchenger of Texarkana, Texas, Linda Herrera of Texarkana, Texas, Brenda Hicks and husband Bill of Gilmer, Texas, Kathy Green and husband David of Texarkana, Texas; grandchildren, Noah, Quenny, Clarissa, Madison, Spencer, Garrett, Avery, Myah; and a number of other relatives and a host of friends.
Funeral services will be 2:00 pm, Tuesday, November 7, 2023, in the Hanner Funeral Chapel with Bro. Wayne Shew officiating.
Visitation will be Tuesday, November 7, 2023, from 12 Noon to 2 pm at Hanner Funeral Service.
Interment will be in Queen City Cemetery.