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James Arthur Brown Sr.

December 16, 1962 — January 9, 2023

James Arthur Brown Sr., age 60, of Dushore, PA, passed away on early Monday morning, January 9, 2023, at his home.


          Jim was born on December 16, 1962, in Waterloo, NY, the son of Shirley Ann Fillingham Brown and the late John W. Brown. He grew up in upstate NY and graduated from the Romulus High School, in Romulus, NY, a member of the class of 1980. He subsequently joined the United States Army and honorably served for three years and then served with the United States Navy until his honorable discharge on August 28, 1986.


          He was currently working at Cargill Meat Solutions in Wyalusing, PA, and previously worked at Johnson Stone Quarry in Stevensville, PA.


          He enjoyed: hunting, fishing, the Miami Dolphins, and fixing just about anything.




Shirley Brown                                                                        Cape Coral, FL


Four children:

James A. Brown Jr.                                                                Gulfport, MS

Ashley Frankum                                                                     Pearl, MS
Jamey Brown                                                                         Suffolk, VA

Teddy Brown                                                                          Suffolk, VA


Four brothers and sisters-in-law:

Francis J. and Valerie Brown                                                Henderson, NC

Robert L. and Brenda Brown                                       Kingsland, GA

Jeffrey G. & Becky Brown                                                    Waddell, AZ

Mark H. and Jennifer Brown                                       Middletown, PA


One sister and a brother-in-law:

Mary and Chris Lajoie                                                 Cape Coral, FL


          He is also survived by four grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.       


          Besides his father he was predeceased by a daughter Audra Brown.


          A Memorial Service will be held at Abundant Hope Baptist Church, 700 Willeyton Road Gates, NC, 27937, Saturday, March 4th, at 1:00pm.


          Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Homer Funeral Home, 206 Water St., Dushore, PA.


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