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Jack William Brown Jr.

Mr. Jack William Brown Jr., age 68, of Rome, passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017, in Ellijay, Ga.

Mr. Brown was born in Floyd County, Ga. on May 13, 1949, son of the late Jack William Brown Sr. and the late Mary Elizabeth Roberts Brown. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Delores Brown. He was a graduate of Armuchee High School and Pacific Western University, earning his Master’s Degree in Engineering. Mr. Brown was a veteran of the United States Navy, having served from 1968 until 1972. Following 10 years of employment at Floyd Medical Center, he retired from Johnson Controls Inc. in 2005. Most recently, he was employed with Barnsley Gardens Resort. Mr. Brown was a member of Armuchee Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sons, Jack William "Trey" Brown III, Jason Charles Brown, and Adam Neal Brown, all of Rome; five grandchildren, Amanda Kirsten Brown, Cloey Brown, and Jack William Brown IV, all of Rome, and Gavin and Gage Brown, Cave Spring; a sister, Denise Brown, Armuchee; two brothers, Jim Brown, and his wife, Sandy, Armuchee, and Jon Brown, and his wife, Kim, Rome; nieces and nephews also survive.

In keeping with his requests, Mr. Brown will be cremated with no formal services. His remains will be placed at Georgia National Cemetery at a later date.

Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, makes this announcement for the family.