William Mark Brown, Jr. departed this life on July 30, 2022. He was born on June 26, 1991 in The Bronx, New York at Jacobi Hospital to Mark Brown and Vernell Logan. He was affectionately know as J.R.
J.R. received his formal education from the Richmond County School System. His character, personality, laughter and loyal spirit was a testament to how much he was Loved by everyone. It was also these traits that made everyone who came in contact with him say “I Love me some J.R.”
On November 24, 2021 at 2:55 am, J.R.’s life forever changed, as he and Anniece Mormon welcomed their daughter and the newest addition to the Brown family, Amira Markia Brown, making J.R. the happiest man on earth and it showed.
J.R. is survived by his daughter, Amira Markia Brown; father, Mark (Charity) Brown, Sr.; mother, Vernell (Reggie) Mackie; grandparents, Kenny and Jenny Logan; sisters, Markia and Markayla Brown.; aunts, Charlene, Felicia and Jeanette; uncles David, Corey, Kevin and Clarence; best friend and cousin, Vinny Lewis; and best friend, T’Shaun Sherrod. He is also survived by a host of cousins, relatives and friends from Atlanta, Charlotte, Rockingham and New York as well as other states.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, August 11, 2022 from 1:00-2:00pm at Raymer-Kepner Chapel located at 16901 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville, NC 28078. A memorial service will follow at 2:00pm.