In Memory of




Obituary for Michael Ray Browning

Michael Ray Browning, 60 of Hernshaw died June 25, 2022 at CAMC Memorial Hospital, Charleston.

He was a longtime automobile salesman at Turnpike Ford and Beach Ford in South Carolina where he ended his career. He was U.S. Army Veteran of the 82nd Airborne Division and was an avid hunter and golfer.

He was preceded in death by Parents: Shirley Ray and Phyllis Lucille Allison Browning.

Surviving are: Wife: Heather Kinder Browning of Hernshaw, His son, who was his pride and joy: Noah Michael Browning and his girlfriend Kaylie of Huntington, Brother: James Browning of Hernshaw, Sisters: Diane Browning of Chelyan, Debbie Browning of Chesapeake, In laws: David and Darlena Snodgrass Kinder of Hernshaw, Godsister: Lisa Lang-Daniels of Proctorville, OH and many nieces, nephews and his dog Debo who was his best friend.

Funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday July 6, 2022 at Leonard Johnson Funeral Home, Marmet with Minister Donnie Pauley officiating. Burial will follow in Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery, Dunbar where military graveside rites will be conducted by a U.S. Army honors team and the cemetery staff of veterans. Friends may call 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Leonard Johnson Funeral Home, Marmet is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at