Spencer Jared Brown, 21, died March 22, 2004 at home in Payson. He was born Jan. 17, 1983 in Mesa.
Mr. Brown attended Chandler, Mesa and Gilbert Schools, Pine-Strawberry School, Phoenix Day School for the Deaf, and graduated from Arizona School for the Deaf in Tucson.
He is the son of Joseph and Louanne Brown of Payson. He is survived by seven brothers and six sisters, Sharon (Miguel) Rodriguez of Phoenix, Ken Brown of Mesa, Larry (Angela) Brown of Rexburg, Idaho, Diane (Shon) Laney of American Fork, Utah, Mike (Brenda) Brown of Safford, Lisa (Dave) Davenport of Mesa, Lorie McKay of Sandy, Utah, LaVerne Brown of Avondale, Ben (Alisha) Brown of American Fork, Utah, Chris (Jill) Brown of W. Jordan, Utah, Joseph (Tina) Brown of Midvale, Utah, Jonathan (Alissa) Brown of So. Jordan, Utah and Emily Brown of American Fork, Utah; maternal grandmother, Georgia Gower of Payson; and many uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews. Mr. Brown was born with Charge Syndrome which threatened his life many times, but due to many dedicated doctors and nurses, his life was preserved many times. His family thanks all the many people who assisted in the quality of his life.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, March 26 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home.
Services will be at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Pine Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. There will be a visitation at the church one hour prior to the service.
Interment will follow at 2 p.m. at the City of Mesa Cemetery.
Arrangements by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.