OBITUARY

James David Brown

September 6, 1944November 29, 2018

James David Brown, age 74 of Albion passed away on Thursday, November 29, 2018 in Coldwater under the loving care of his family. He was born September 6, 1944 in Albion the son of James and Flora (Shimke) Brown and they precede him in death. He is also preceded in death by brother, Randy Stanham and sister, Judith Norment.

James married Chyrel Sparks and she survives. Also surviving are children: April (John) Dibble, Angie Brown and Jimmy Brown, 6 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. James served our country proudly in the U.S. Marine Corps during Vietnam. He was employed with Michigan Bell for 20 Years and also drove truck for Schneider Trucking for 17 years. He was an avid bowler and previous owner of Homer Bowling Alley for several years. He also enjoyed fishing, hanging out with the guys and thoroughly enjoyed his grandkids.

The family will receive visitors on Monday, December 3, 2018 from 6-8 PM at J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home, 811 Finley Dr., Albion. A Private interment with Military Honors will take place in Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan.

To leave online messages of condolence for the family, please visit www.kevintiddfuneralhome.com

Services

  • Visitation Monday, December 3, 2018
REMEMBERING

James David Brown

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Suzy Warner

December 3, 2018

April, Peace and Love to your family during this time of loss.

Linda Culbertson

December 3, 2018

I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Dave. Thoughts and prayers go out to all the family. I have many good memories of him.

Cherie Hobbs

December 1, 2018

My heart and prayers are with you and your family my dearest friend. I know how much your daddy meant to you and how much you will miss him. I love you April! If there is anything I can do.... I’m always here!

sheila baker

December 1, 2018

SO SORRY FOR MY SISTER AND THEIR DAUGHTER APRIL THEY LOVED HIM SO AND HE LOVED THEM. I LOVE YOU BOTH SO MUCH . PLEASE KEEP THEM AND THERE GRANDKIDS AND GREAT GRANDKIDS IN YOUR PRAYS A GREAT LOSS FOR THEM.

Shannon Hays

December 1, 2018

Jim was definitely one of a kind. Always joking, some I got some I just laughed and pretended I got them. He was a good man to me and he will be missed. I love you Jim brown.

FROM THE FAMILY