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Darius E. Brown

Darius E. Brown Darius E. Brown

Darius E. Brown, 76, Elizabeth, Ind., died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, at Baptist Health Floyd hospital in New Albany, Ind.

He was born Oct. 22, 1945, in Elizabeth, to Paul C. and Helen McRae Brown.

Darius was a 1964 graduate of South Central High School and was a self-employed barber for 49 years at Elite Hair Designs in Clarksville, Ind. He was an avid collector of Coca-Cola memorabilia.

He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Mary Jean Glaze.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Claudia J. Byrd Brown of Elizabeth; son, Donald A. Brown of Elizabeth; brother, John (Billy) Brown (Rose) of Elizabeth; sisters, Juanita Miller (Bill) of Elizabeth, Pat Jones (Mike) of Elizabeth and Barbara Frieberger (Tim) of Floyds Knobs, Ind.; cousin, Donna Simmons of Elizabeth; and brother-in-law, Roger Glaze of Elizabeth.

Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022, at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon, Ind., with John Haas presiding.

Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday until the time of the service. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Elizabeth.