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Marshall Edward Brown

May 7, 1950 ~ January 26, 2023 (age 72) 72 Years Old
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Marshall Edward Brown, 72, of North Vernon, Indiana, passed away with loved ones by his side, on Thursday, January 26, 2023, at his home. He was born on May 7, 1950, in Dickson, Tennessee to Thurman H. and Juanita (Stout) Brown.

Marshall was a US Marine Corps. Veteran, serving during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Amvets of North Vernon, Abate Region 7 and American Legion Post #89. Marshall was employed at SEI Communications with over 20 years of service. He loved riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle and collecting Zippo lighters.

Family left to cherish the memory of Marshall include: his companion, Jan Badgett of North Vernon; one brother, Thurman ‘Pat’ (Debbie) Brown of North Vernon; two sisters, Bethanna (Daniel) Woodruff of Odon and Tina Renee’ Crane of Madison, IN. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Marshall was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Elaine Miles; two brothers, Robert E. Brown and Mark Timothy Brown.

Funeral services to honor the life of Marshall will be at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, February 1, 2023, at Meng Family Funeral Home in Odon with Adam Brown and Breanna Dubois officiating. Marshall will be laid to rest in Walnut Hill Cemetery in Odon following military graveside rites presented by the US Marine Corps. Honor Guard.

Family and friends may call from 11:00 AM until the time of service at 1:00 PM on Wednesday at the funeral home.

The family requested that memorial contributions be made to a local animal shelter in memory of Marshall.

Arrangements and care have been entrusted to Meng Family Funeral Home in Odon. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family online at


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February 1, 2023

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Meng Family Funeral Home
616 E. Elnora St.
Odon, IN 47562

Funeral Service
February 1, 2023

1:00 PM
Meng Family Funeral Home
616 E. Elnora St.
Odon, IN 47562


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