A funeral service to celebrate the life of Jerry Woodrow Brown, 69, of Camden, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Antioch Baptist Church. Rev. Danny Hedgepath and Rev. Bryan Cobb will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Friday, April 21, 2017 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to your local Law Enforcement or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, PO Box 810, Memphis, TN 38101.
Jerry, widower of Laura Elliott Medlin Brown, died Tuesday, April 18, 2017. He was born in Camden, SC, the son of the late Woodrow Brown and Margaret Elizabeth Stokes Brown. Jerry retired from the Kershaw County Sheriff’s Department and prior to being Lieutenant of Investigations, spent 8 ½ years with the Forestry Commission. Jerry loved his grandchildren, automobiles and guns. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.
Jerry is survived by his children, Crystal Brown Morrison (Alan), and Barbara Brown Hodge; step-children, Wayne Medlin and Karen Lovette (Al); grandchildren, Megan Thomas (Justin), Jessica Catoe, Thomas J.G. Morrison, Alicia Helms, Niki Hodge, Billy Hodge, Gabriel Medlin, Rebekah Medlin and James Morrison (Heather); 3 great-grandchildren and two on the way; sisters, Peggy B. Branham and Wanda G. Gause; and many nieces and nephews.
Jerry was predeceased by his parents; wife; son, Jackie L. Brown; sisters, Deborah B. Zilch and Margaret B. Garner;
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Brown family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.