Matthew “Matt” Paul Brown, 35, a resident of Morgan City, passed away on Monday, September 20, 2021 at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans.
Matt was born on January 26, 1986 in Morgan City, the son of Floyd Brown Jr. and Mary Harvey Brown.
Matt served his country proudly in the Louisiana Army National Guard for 12 years. He enjoyed flying radio-controlled airplanes, going fishing and working on computers. Matt truly loved his family and cherished the moments that he was able to spend with them, but truly loved play time with his children.
He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his wife, Heather Lovell Brown of Morgan City; two children, Brianna Brown and Kaden Brown, both of Morgan City; his parents, Floyd and Mary Harvey Brown of Morgan City; two brothers, Charles Brown and wife Jamie of Baton Rouge, Benjamin “Ben” Brown and wife Jonelle of Brandon, Mississippi; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Brenda and Charles “Chuck” Walters of Amelia; three brothers-in-law and one sister-in-law; numerous nieces and nephews.
Matt was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, James and Dorothy Ketchum Harvey; his paternal grandparents, Floyd Brown Sr. and Genie Brown.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Floyd Brown Jr., Charles Brown, Benjamin Brown, Gary Patterson, Darlene Toups and Rob Russell.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Twin City Funeral Home with Deacon Randall Jennings officiating. A visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service, and following the services, Matt will be laid to rest with Military Honors in the Morgan City Cemetery. Military Honors will be rendered by the United States Army Fort Polk Honor Guard and the East St. Mary Veterans Funeral Squad.