Phillip Brown

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Phillip D. Brown
Evansville, Ind.
Phillip D. Brown, 52, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at his home.
Phillip was born in Evansville, Indiana on October 4, 1961, to John Vernon and Joyce (Shemwell) Brown. Phillip worked at Crescent Plastics as an material handler for 19 years. Phillip was an outdoorsman. He enjoyed doing all kinds of yard work for friends and neighbors, feeding birds and all aspects of being with nature. He loved the warmth of a wood fire. In his younger years, Phillip acquired a large collection of Native American Artifacts.
Phillip is survived by his daughter, April Bryan (Aron) David, of Indianapolis, IN; his mother, Joyce (Shemwell) Brown, of Evansville, IN; brothers, Mike Brown, of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, and Geoffrey (Dana) Brown, of Evansville, IN.
Phillip was preceded in death by his father, John Vernon Brown.
Graveside funeral services will be held at 12:30 noon on Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Tupman Cemetery with Pastor Gary Brunson officiating.
Friends may visit from 10 a.m. until Noon on Saturday at Browning Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to West Side Christian Church, 1200 N. Red Bank Rd., Evansville, IN 47720.
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Browning Funeral Home
738 E. Diamond Ave.  Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 425-2896
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Published in Courier Press on Apr. 11, 2014