Jimmie Austin Brown, 91, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, December 9, 2023.
Born in Woodruff, SC, he was the son of the late Toy D. & Mamie Lee Brown.
Jimmie was a graduate of Woodruff High School, attended Furman University and graduated from North Greenville College in 1958. He honorably served his country during the Korean War as a member of the United States Navy. He was later employed by the United States Postal Service until his retirement. Jimmie served his community as a former commissioner at Piedmont Park Fire Department, was an active member of Taylors First Baptist Church and spent his life serving God, his family and others.
He is survived by his steadfast and loving wife of seventy-one years, Guynell Aiken Brown; his son, Ryland A. Brown and spouse, Jay; a grandson, Andrew S. Kallam; and son-in-law, David S. Kallam.
Jimmie was preceded in death by a daughter, Loretta B. Kallam.
A funeral service will be held Friday, December 15, 2023, at 1:00 p.m., in the Graceland East Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel located at 2206 Woodruff Rd. Simpsonville, SC., with The Reverend Dr. Jimmie Harley and The Reverend Jerry Long officiating.
In remembrance of Jimmie’s life, memorials may be made to Taylors First Baptist Church at https://taylorsfbc.org/resources/give, Taylors Free Medical Clinic at https://www.taylorsfmc.org/services or a charity of ones choosing.
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