Master Sergeant Jack Dowles “JD” Brown, Sr., Retired US Air Force passed away on Friday, October 5, 2018 at WhiteStone Masonic Eastern Star Homes in Greensboro, NC.
JD was an Air Force veteran of 27 years and served in World War II, Korean and Vietnam Wars. After retiring from the Air Force in 1973, JD pursued a second career in public relations, retiring in 1995.
Funeral services will be Friday, October 12, 2018 at 3:00 pm at Jernigan-Warren Chapel. Burial will follow in Lafayette Memorial Park with military honors. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2:00 pm until 3:00 pm on Friday.
JD is preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Selma.
He is survived by his sons, Jack Brown, Jr. and wife Rita and Mike Brown; daughters, Debbie Black and husband Dan and Terri Fogle and husband Matt; sister, Lenora Callahan; grandchildren, Mike Brown, Haley Brown, Charlie Brown, Christina Brown, Robert Griffin- Brown, Heather Brown, Sarah Black, Ross Black, Rachel Fogle; great-grandchildren, Mateo Brown, Joshua Brown, Calli Goggans, Adam Griffin, Anthony Laughlin, Caidance Velke and Logan Velke.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Wounded Warrior Project
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