Curtis Armstead Brown, Jr., 58, of Decatur departed this life on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at Decatur Memorial Hospital.
Curtis was born on January 6, 1956 in Decatur, Illinois the son of Curtis A. Brown Sr. and Annie M. (Taylor) Brown. He graduated from Eisenhower High School and Millikin University receiving a degree in Electrical Engineering. He worked alongside his father at the Brown TV and Radio Shop.
Curtis accepted Christ at an early age and was a lifelong member of the St. Peter A.M.E. Church where he worked in many capacities.
Curtis first love was his mother. He truly loved her and there wasn’t anything he wouldn’t do for her. He also loved music and movies. He was a kind hearted and loving person who loved to joke. Just being around him would brighten your day.
He leaves not to mourn but to cherish his memories: his mother, Annie M. Brown of Decatur; aunts, Annie Lois Jones of Milwaukee, WI, Eddie Jean Yates of Birmingham, AL, special cousin, Willie E. Jones of Milwaukee, WI and a host of other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Curtis A. Brown Sr., sister, Debra Ann Brown and many aunts and uncles.
Credit: Family members