Jim Browning
Jim Browning
Full Name:  James William Browning, Sr
     Born:  January 31, 1936 in Madison, Fl
     Died:  November 1, 2014 in Bradenton, Fl

FSU Career
Track & Field
Year  Pos     Hgt  Wgt  Cl  Ltr  Hometown
54-55 HJ      6-1  185  Fr   *   Madison                         
57-58 HJ      6-1  185  Sr   *   Madison                         

Obituary for Jim Browning
Published by Griffith & Cline Funeral Home

James W Browning, Sr.
January 31, 1936 - November 1, 2014 (age 78)

Rev. James William Browning, Sr. went to be with the Lord on November 1, 2014. He was born January 31, 1936 in Madison, FL to the late Edwin B and Louise Z Browning.

He is survived by Pat, his wife of 54 years; daughter, Beth; son, Jim; granddaughter, Leanne, all of Bradenton; and grandson, Doyle, of Tallahassee. He is also survived by a sister, Dorothy Brown (Arden); a brother, The Honorable Edwin B Browning, Jr. (Faye), all of Madison, FL; and a number of nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by a sister and brother-in-law, Marlyn and Gerard Chutz.

James was a graduate of Florida State University and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He pastored Orville Baptist Church (Kentucky), while a seminary student. Florida pastorates include Indian Springs Baptist Church (Miccosukee), First Baptist Church of Archer, Lemon Heights Baptist Church (Palatka), and Tenth Street Baptist Church, now Suncoast Baptist Church (Palmetto). He was a longtime member of First Baptist Church, Bradenton, where he had served as a deacon and Sunday School teacher.

FSU Statistics
Track & Field
   Date    Opponent/Meet                  Event                         Place      Results       Points
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            1955 Season
04/05/1955 MERCER                         High Jump                       2T                       1.33
04/30/1955 LOYOLA-NEW ORLEANS             High Jump                       3T                       0.33
05/14/1955 MISSISSIPPI SOUTHERN           High Jump                       1T    5-11       1.80m   4
            1958 Season
03/15/1958 COLISEUM RELAYS                High Jump (I)                   4T    5- 9.75    1.77m   0.50
03/27/1958 FURMAN                         High Jump                       1T    5-10       1.78m   4
04/02/1958 ROANOKE COLLEGE                High Jump                       3                        1
04/12/1958 FLORIDA                        High Jump                       2T                       0.80