Benny E. Brown Jr.

December 26, 1978 ~ June 8, 2021 (age 42)


Benny E. Brown Jr., 42, of Parker City, formerly of Muncie, passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.


Benny was born on December 26, 1978, in Muncie. He attended Southside High School. Benny had worked as a handyman. Benny had also worked for Dirty Games in Colorado acting in music videos. He enjoyed cooking, attending his kid’s events, and spending time with his family and friends.


Benny is survived by three children, Katryna Brown (mother Shayna Hooten), Trent Hicks (mother Chrissy Hime) and Benny P. Brown (mother Kaiti Dowdell); three step-children, Jazmyn Meer, Jayleigh Meer, and Brayden Dowdell; his fiancé, Kaiti Dowdell; his mother, Cathy Drown (husband Michael), three brothers, Daniel Brown (wife Brittany), Aaron Brown (fiancé Kricket Leady), and Mikey Drown; three sisters, Amber Brown, Autumn Lewis (husband Stephen), and Amy Ford (husband Eric); his uncle, Jack Brown (wife Leona); and several nieces and nephews.


Benny was preceded in death by his father, Benny E. Brown Sr.; grandmother, Ollie Brown; and his grandparents.


Friends and family may gather to share and remember from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm, Thursday, June 17, 2021, at Gant Funeral Homes – Yorktown Chapel, 2215 S. Broadway St., Yorktown, IN 47396.


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June 17, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Gant Funeral Homes, Yorktown Chapel
2215 S. Broadway St.
Yorktown, IN 47396

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