Former AP reporter Timothy Brown dead at 35 - - Jackson, MS

Former AP reporter Timothy Brown dead at 35

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Timothy R. Brown, a reporter and editor on the staff of The Associated Press for more than a decade in Jackson, Miss., has died in Dallas. He was 35.

Brown left the AP in August to take a public affairs position at the University of Texas at Arlington.

His wife, Jacqueline, said Brown became ill Monday and was hospitalized in Dallas for tests. She said he died Tuesday. An autopsy was being performed.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday at Morning Star Baptist Church in Jackson. Burial will be in Natchez Trace Cemetery in Madison.

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