|Birth: ||Jul. 13, 1988|
|Death: ||May 18, 2012, Afghanistan|
Sgt. Jabraun S. Knox, 23, of Fort Wayne, Ind., died May 18, in Asadabad, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with an indirect fire. They were assigned to the 1st Battalion (Air Assault), 377th Field Artillery Regiment, 17th Fires Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash. He was born in Fort Wayne on July 13, 1988. His parents Kenneth and Kelly (Macke) Knox live in Auburn as well as his wife, Courtney Beerbower, who he married on November 9, 2009, in Fort Wayne. JaBraun is survived by his infant son, Braylon Knox; a sister and a brother, Amara Knox and Ty Knox, both of Auburn; and his grandparents, Roger and Carrie Macke of Fort Wayne, Vernell Nelson of Fort Wayne and Barbara Knox of Edgerton, Ohio. He was preceded in death by two grandfathers, Sim Nelson and O'Neil Knox, and an uncle, Sim Nelson Jr.
Highland Park Cemetery
Created by: Elizabeth Reed
Record added: May 21, 2012
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