Jimmie Keith Brown, 73, of Syracuse, IN passed away at 6:08 p.m. on Friday, February 8, 2019 at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana in Fort Wayne, IN. He was born on January 4, 1946 in Warsaw, IN to Paul L. & Shirley (Fuson) Brown.
He attended grade school in Warsaw, attended Concord High School in Elkhart, and was a United States Army veteran. He lived most of his life in Kosciusko County except 7 years in Indianapolis and 3 years in Tennessee. He was formerly employed at Ponderosa in Goshen, Robert Grindle Trucking in Warsaw, USA Muffler in Warsaw, and Auto Zone in Tennessee.
He is survived by:
Daughter – Patricia (Charles) McMannus of Indianapolis
3 Grandchildren – Candace Dillon, Owen McMannus, and Tyler Brown
2 Gt. Granddaughters
Companion – Karen “Kay” Cory of Syracuse
He was preceded by his parents, sister – Patricia Blondell, and brother – Paul Brown Jr.
Visitation will be from 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019 at Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse. Funeral services will follow at 1:00 p.m. on Friday in the funeral home. Military graveside services will follow in the Syracuse Cemetery.
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