of Jonesboro, AR
April 10, 1954 - January 5, 2023
Gerald L. Brown, 68, of Jonesboro, passed away Thursday, January 5, 2023 at his home. He was born in Craighead County on April 10, 1954 to the late Gerald G. and Joy Lee (James) Brown. Gerald was a graduate of Lafe High School and worked at World Color Printing Co. for 40 years before his retirement. He was a member of Milligan Ridge Baptist Church. Gerald was an avid military history buff, loved going to the beach and traveling, but his greatest pleasure and loves were his grandchildren, he was always their biggest fan.Preceded in death by his parents; brother, W. Don Lane and best friend/brother, Gerald Glidewell.Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 49 years, Rhonda Brown; son, Joshua and Brittany Brown; grandchildren, Mackenzie Brown, Conner Brown and Jada Brown; sister, Linda McClung; sister-in-law, Melinda McClain and brothers-in-law, Tim Tyler and Ronald Tyler.A memorial service will be Saturday, January 14, 2023 at 11:00 am at the Valley View Missionary Baptist Church, 5924 Southwest Dr, Jonesboro. Reagan Lee will be officiating.Visitation will be from 10:00 am until time of service.Honorary Pallbearers will be Conner Brown, Gunner Tyler, Hunter Tyler, Mike Owens, David Davis, Tim Tyler and Ronald Tyler.Burial will be private.
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I’m so sorry to hear of your loss Rhonda. I really liked Gerald(Gary). He was always friendly and easy going. I think the last time you and I visited was at a school function that you were photographing. I wish you well Rhonda.
So sorry Rhonda he will be missed by so many .We lost a good.
Gerald and I were friends Neighbor's and Co workers for year's in the printing industry Truly a great man
So sorry for your loss. Gerald was a great person and so nice. I worked with him at World Color. Prayers for comfort and peace.
I'll be praying for the entire family.!!!!!
So sorry for your loss. I will be praying for your family in the weeks ahead.
Rhonda so sorry for for your loss. Gerald was such a special friend. We ran with rest of the Milligan ridge runners. We all were like brothers. We had loads of fun together. Again Rhonda so sorry ❤️
Josh, Brittany and family know that y’all are in our prayers. We pray for strength, comfort and peace now and all the days ahead. On your weak days pray to the Lord as well as your good days thank him for the years of love . Bless y’all ❤️
Rhonda I’m so sorry for your loss , he was a great guy m loved y’all bunches n he had overwhelming of frrieds y’all both do n Iyou have always been my special friend for life n I can’t do anything for you or family cause I’m not. Able to cause I’m in hospital fighting for my lift n I have no way to send you flares or a scarf or—— ,, Ronda all I can do is pray 🙏 for you n your family but again I so sorry fri your loves n don’t ever foot her ohm , ok Girl I love you bunches ❤️🙏✝️❤️❤️❤️❤️🙏🙏🙏✝️✝️🦋🦋⚠️💝💘. Love Jeanie Glasco
Rhonda my deepest condolences to you and your family 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️
I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR THIS. HE WAS ALWAYS SO NICE.I AM PRAYING FOR THE FAMILY.
Rhonda I can’t express my Sadness enough of hearing about the Passing of Gearld. We grew up together at Milligan Ridge and he was like a Brother to me. Our Thoughts and Prayers are with You and Your Family during this difficult time.
Rhonda, we are so sorry for your loss. We know Gerald was so very important to you. You and the family are in our prayers. We pray for comfort during this time. We love you!
Rhonda, I was in total shock to see this just now on Facebook. My heart is broken for you. I am so thankful you’ll had the 49 wonderful years together. If you knew Gary (Gerald) you loved him! May God wrap his arms of love around you and fill you with comfort and strength during the days ahead. I love you.
I am so sorry for your loss Rhonda. Gerald was a great guy, friendly to everyone and always upbeat. I worked with him for 32 years and he was even my boss for a short time. He was so proud of his grandkids. My prayers are with you and your family.
I am so very sorry for your loss. Praying for your family. He is in gods hands and no longer in pain, and no, you are going to miss him Rhonda, but the joy is in knowing you will see him again. May God bless and keep you.
I will miss our trips to gulf shores AL he took me to the navel bases, and saw the blue angels fly many times, I love and miss you let them angels fly my brother.
All of our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love Jack and Linda