Family, Friends Hold Vigil For Jerry Brown, Jr.

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ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI) – Family and friends gathered Thursday night at Vashon High School for a candle light vigil in memory of Jerry Brown, Jr.

The former Wolverines’ football player was killed in a drunk driving accident last week in Dallas.  His teammate, Josh Brent, has been charged in his death.   Brent and Brown both played together at Illinois.

Brown was a member of the Dallas Cowboys practice squad at the time.

Visitation for Brown is Friday  from 6 p.m. to 8 .m. at Oak Baptist Church, 3040 Hickory Street, St. Louis, MO. 63104. The funeral service is 10 a.m. Saturday at Hopewell Church, 915 N. Taylor in St. Louis. 

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