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Thursday December 13th, 2018
6:00pm - 7:00pm

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Thursday December 13th, 2018

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Jimmy Wayne Brown

Jimmy Wayne Brown, 74, of Charlotte, passed away on Wednesday, December 6, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Gaston County, NC, the son of the late Luther Brown and Helen Hoffman Sneed. Jimmy enjoyed motorcycles, golf, the beach, classical music, and was always working on a project. Jimmy served his Country in the United States Navy and was retired from Freightliner where he worked for over twenty years. He was also preceded in death by his son, Jason Allen Brown and an aunt, Ruby Hoffman Haines. Jimmy is survived by his long-term friends, Patty and Jim Cooper; son and daughter-in-law, Joshua and Victoria McWilliams; son, Justin Brown; daughter, Crystal Moore; brother and sister-in-law, Ricky and Peggy Mullinax; cousin, Bill; three grandchildren, Bradley, Erica, and Taylor; and two great grandchildren.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, December 13, 2018 from 6:00 - 7:00 P.M. at Benson Funeral and Cremation Services, Mount Holly.

A memorial service will follow at 7:00 P.M. at the Chapel of Benson Funeral and Cremation Services, officiated by Rev. Ben Smith.

Inurnment is private.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Gaston Hospice, PO Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054.

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I am so sorry for your loss. May you find peace as you reflect on the life he lived, but more importantly on the hope of a resurrection.

CB Dec 23 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jimmy Brown

Bill Davis Dec 12 2018 12:00 AM

Jimmy you were always in my heart. We had a lot of goods times together growing up. I have over the years prayed for you every day. I believe we will see each other in Heaven one day. Love Rick Mullinax your Brother

Rick Mullinax Dec 12 2018 12:00 AM

A TRADITION AND SPLENDOR was sent on December 11, 2018

In loving memory of our Dad Always in our memories Love you Justin and Joshua

Expression of Sympathy Dec 11 2018 12:00 AM

So very sorry for your loss. May God (Psalms 83:18) comfort family members and dear friends who were close to him. (2 Cor. 1:3, 4) Sincere condolences,

Ali Dec 10 2018 12:00 AM

My dearest friend Jimmy Brown I can't express how much I will miss him. I had the privilege to care for him this last year at home. We shared some amazing times together. We have laughed,smiled and cried together he now rests. I love you Jimmy Brown until we meet again you keep riding.

Patty Cooper Dec 9 2018 12:00 AM

At rest pain free! I will miss you my friend.Hope you enjoy seeing your loved ones once again.In the wind once again!

Jim Wolf Cooper Dec 8 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jimmy Brown

Justin Brown Dec 8 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jimmy Brown

Staff of Benson Funeral & Cremation Services Dec 7 2018 12:00 AM

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