Jimmy Ray Brown, 57, of North Wilkesboro passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Jimmy was born Oct. 24, 1962, in Wilkes County to James Vernon and Sarah Louise Knight Brown.
He was a member of the Baptist denomination. He enjoyed taking care of stray animals and watching drag racing.
Mr. Brown was preceded in death by his father and his brother, Jeffery Brown.
Surviving are his mother, Sarah Brown of North Wilkesboro; his sisters, June Young and Debbie Perry, both of North Wilkesboro; a special uncle, James Thomas “Red” Knight of North Wilkesboro; his uncles, Marvin Knight of North Wilkesboro, Johnnie Knight of Winston-Salem, Tony Brown and Carvin Brown, both of North Wilkesboro, and Roland Brown of Arkansas; his aunts, Jean Wyatt, Betty Walker and Linda Royal, all of North Wilkesboro, and Joyce Hill of South Carolina; and his best friends, Danny Hayes and Mark Shumate.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.millerfuneralservice.com.