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Justin Brawner


Justin Zachariah Brawner, better known as Zack, was born into this world on November 12, 1971, in Lafayette, Tennessee, to Dewey Eldred Brawner and Sue Neal Scruggs Brawner. He departed this life for his Heavenly Home on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, at the age of fifty-two years, three months, and nine days.

The Lord saved Zack’s soul as a young man. He was baptized into and attended Millers Chapel General Baptist Church. Zack was a 1990 graduate of Macon County High School and was a material handler/shipping clerk for Measure Up here in Lafayette.

In his spare time, Zack loved listening to music and playing his guitar. He could also play the piano. Zack enjoyed driving his 1969 Pontiac GTO. He also enjoyed collecting comic books, garbage pail kid cards, action figures, as well as antique lamps. Zack loved helping others and making people laugh. Above all else, Zack loved the Lord and his family. He was a beloved son, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend. Zack’s presence here will be deeply missed, but our loss is truly Heaven’s gain.

Zack was preceded in death by his father, Dewey Eldred Brawner on February 16, 2016, and is survived by; Mother, Sue Neal Scruggs Brawner; Brothers, Dewayne Brawner and wife, Mechelle, and Scotty Brawner and wife, Tammy; Sister, Vanessa Munoz and husband, Vicente; Nieces, Amanda Flashner, Courtney Newberry and husband, Teddy, and Latisha Shultz; Nephews, Nicolas Brawner, and Jacob “Zeke” Brawner and wife, Samantha. Several Great Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Funeral Services for Mr. Zack Brawner were conducted on Friday, February 23, 2024, from The Chapel of Alexander Funeral with Reverend Joe West and Elder Scotty Jenkins officiating. Interment followed in The Millers Chapel Cemetery. Family and Friends served as Pallbearers.

Alexander Funeral Home, Directors, in charge of arrangements. 615-666-2189 or www.alexanderfh.com.