Alvin Brown

Alvin Brown

Monday January 27th, 1969 - Thursday August 20th, 2020
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Mr. Alvin “Suga Man” Brown, 51, went home to be with his heavenly Father, Thursday, August 20, 2020. He was the son of Nellie Justice Jackson Brown and Mr. Walter “Sunny” Huley.

He went to Charles A. Bell Elementary School and Alton Park Junior High School. He loved to break dance and make everyone laugh. He always said he was the best Zap dancer.

He was preceded in death by his father, Walter “Sunny” Huley; grandmother, Maude “Tiny” Brown; grandson, Marcus T. Arnold; nephew, Dmyunn Brown.

He leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Kimberly Johnson Brown; mother, Nellie (Rodney) Jackson; two daughters, Sinquaida Blackmon and Shanera K. Romero; grandchildren, Malcolm M. Romero Terrence Locke, Jr. and Nevaeh Blackmon; five sisters, Felisha Favors, Shawanna Hines Brown, Towan Whaley, Jacqueline Bridgeman, Demetria Brown, and Torrie Brown; grandmother, Pauline Sanders; five aunts, Joyce (Morris) Dawson, Delores (Larkin) Lloyd, Agnes Brown, Pauline Evans and Mylene Flippin; uncle, Andre Flippin; a devoted cousin/brother, Dequan Sam (Mikesha) Lacy; devoted friend, Sharon Bowles; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A public viewing will be held 2:00 - 6:00 pm Friday, August 27, 2020 at the funeral home. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, August 29, 2020. Interment: Forest Hills Cemetery.
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  • Visitation

    Friday August 28th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    Friday August 28th, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    John P. Franklin Funeral Home
    1101 Doodds Avenue
    Chattanooga, TN 37404
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  • Service

    Saturday August 29th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Saturday August 29th, 2020 11:00am
    Forest Hills Cemetery
    4016 Tennessee Avenue
    Chattanooga, TN 37409
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Joyce Dawson

Posted at 02:54pm
Alvin "Sugarman" Brown you will be sorely missed. Your jokes will be remembered, we will laugh and think of you often.

Jean Eberhardt Savage Posted at 03:48pm

Alvin (Sugarman ) Brown you was apart of our family , you will be truly missed my son seen you not long ago at the hospital. He said you didn't seem worried a bit but you were there because you knew something was wrong. Well all of that is over May your soul rest in the Bosom of your Creator.

Rickey Spivey Posted at 04:50pm

Rest easy bro!

Hiawatha Posted at 03:28pm

R.I.P sugarman take your rest will be miss

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