James Brown was born on February 26, 1944, in Winnfield, LA to the union of his parents OC Brown and Lula Leeks Brown.
James retired as a managing custodian for the Oakland Public schools for 40 years. He was a deacon at Good Samaritain COGIC in Oakland.
James passed away on December 30, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, William (WM) Brown, LeRoy Brown, Melvin Brown, OC Brown, Jerry Brown, Alvin Brown and Sister, Ora Lee Brown.
James leaves to cherish his memory, his sons, James Sean Brown of Antioch, CA, Garry Henry Brown of Modesto, CA, his daughter Chandra Renee Brown of Pinole, CA, his sister Beverly Brown of Natchitoches, LA, one great-grandchild, and a host of other loving family and friends James will truly be missed by all who knew and loved him.
625 W MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94609
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