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Alvin ‘Turk’ Brown Jr.

November 6, 2004


Services for Alvin "Turk" Brown Jr., 53, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Brown died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2004, at Woodland Health Care in Topeka.

He was born Nov. 21, 1950 in Hugo, Okla., the son of Alvin and Johnnie Bell Ramsey Brown. He attended Kansas City, Kan., schools.

He most recently worked in Kansas University's janitorial department.

Survivors include his stepfather and mother, Revers and Johnnie Bell Brown Shears, Moreno Valley, Calif.; two daughters, Abigail and Lou Ann Meadows; a sister, Parla Queen, Moreno Valley, Calif.; and a brother, Lewis Edward Brown, Las Vegas.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary.

The family suggests memorials to Alvin Brown Jr. Memorial Fund, sent in care of the mortuary.

E-mail condolences may be sent to, subject: Brown.

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