Dyrl Wayne (D.W.) Brown, Jr., 45, of Roanoke, passed away on Tuesday, December 25, 2018. He was born on March 21, 1973 to Rebecca Brown and the late Dyrl W. Brown, Sr. D.W. was preceded in death by his father, Dyrl Wayne Brown, Sr.; maternal grandparents, Maggie and Earl Thompson; paternal grandparents, Solomon and Mildred Brown; and special cousin, Dylan Martin.
D.W. was a fun time to be around, he would always make you laugh, or put a smile on your face. He loved to fish, hunt and was the biggest West Virginia fan you would ever meet.
He is survived by his mother, Rebecca (Becky) Brown; his daughters, Jocelyn St. Clair and fiancé, Dustin Bain, Alexis Parsons and Elizabeth Brown; his son, Tanner Brown; sister, Angie Brown; grandchildren, Davin and Kinsley Bain; and other special family members, nephew, Dominic Brown; uncle, Darryl Thompson; special cousins, Paula and Jimmy Martin; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A Celebration of D.W.’s Life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Lotz Roanoke Chapel, 1001 Franklin Road, Roanoke with Pastor Warren Brown, Jr. officiating. The family will receive friends 2 hours prior to the service.
Burial will be private.