Patience-Montgomery Funeral Home

406 First Street, Jackson, MI


Sheldon Lynn Brown

July 4, 1957March 5, 2020

Sheldon Lynn Brown

On March 5th our loving father, brother, friend, uncle and cousin, Sheldon Lynn Brown, took his first breath into eternity. Sheldon was a loyal employee for 42 years at Camshaft Machine Co. He was born on July 4, 1957 to George Brown, Jr. and M. Jean Brown. He helped raise 3 beautiful children with the support of his childhood sweetheart Yvonne Thompson who lived just across the street on Plymouth. Although Sheldon was a quiet soul, he impacted so many people. Humble and dedicated to his children, Sheldon left behind a legacy of work ethic, faith, hope and love. He was a man who loved music, sports and a good conversation. He was a graduate of Parkside High School in 1975. Sheldon never turned down anyone who wanted to have a meaningful conversation. Though his life was short, the conversations continue. He leaves to cherish his memory, his three childen; Paul (Jami), Eric (Machele), Elise (Rick) and seven grandchildren: Allan, Jeremiah, Emanuel, Amaria, Zaven, Azya, and Zionna. Sheldon is also survived by six siblings, Lawanna, George III, Sheila (his twin sister), Glenn, Warner and Damon. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Jean Brown, his nephew, Lamar, and his maternal and paternal grandparents. Cremation has been chosen with a celebration of Sheldon’s life will be held on Thursday, March 12 at 12:00 noon at Southside Church, 419 E. High Street, Jackson, MI.


  • Celebration of Life Thursday, March 12, 2020


Sheldon Lynn Brown

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Kathy White

March 10, 2020

Dear Sheila and Brown family,
To my dear friend and the entire family. I am
praying for each of you during this difficult time. Sheldon was such a quiet person, but impacted so many. Please look to the Lord for strength to carry you thru.