Joseph Brown

March 15, 1931 ~ December 31, 2020 (age 89)

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Joseph was born in Clarksdale, MS to Joseph and Mamie Brown and was raised in Holly Ridge, LA. Following high school, and military service in Germany, he attended Southern University where he met the love of his life. After 33 years working in the Printshop at McClellan AFB, he worked for Eagle Press for 10 years. Joseph dedicated his life to serving Kyles Temple AME Zion Church in Christian Education locally and nationally. Joseph Brown transitioned from life to eternity at home in Sacramento, CA surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife, Mary of 60 years, two children, Anthony (Janet) & Stephanie, four grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends. Please visit Joseph Brown's memorial page at 


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January 14, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Thompson Rose Chapel
3601 5th Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95817

Funeral Service
January 15, 2021

12:00 PM
Kyles Temple AME Zion Church
2940 42nd Street
Sacramento, CA 95817

Graveside Service
January 19, 2021

10:30 AM
Sacramento Valley VA National Cemetery
5810 Midway Road
Dixon, CA 95620

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