William R. “Bill” Brown

October 11, 2021

William R. “Bill” Brown, 66, of Frankfort, Ind., died October 11, 2021 at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.  He was born on July 22, 1955 in Lafayette to James P. and Mary K. (Stinson) Brown.  He married Brenda Shaw on February 10, 1978 in Lafayette and she preceded him in death on April 13, 2011.

Bill was a lifelong Clinton County resident and 1974 graduate of Rossville High School.  He worked for Exide Battery for 19 years and Hendrickson for 15 years.  He enjoyed working on cars, watching NASCAR and loved spending time with his grandchildren.



Visitation and Services

Memorial Visitation and Services are pending with Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort at this time.  Please check back for arrangement times as they become available. 

Survived by:

Surviving are his Son: William J. (Amy) Brown of Cutler; Daughter: Nikisha A. Jacobs of Frankfort; Grandchildren: Greyson, Willow, and Zaydin Jacobs all of Frankfort; Sister: Kimberly Riggs of Frankfort; Brothers: Patrick Brown of Colfax and Michael Cooper of Frankfort.  

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife: Brenda, brother: Randy Brown, and sister: Glenda Perry.


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  1. Robin October 13, 2021 at 6:39 pm

    Nikisha sorry for your loss. He was a very kind person. Keeping you all in thought and prayers.

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