1914 4th Street. Marysville, WA 98270

Claudie Jackson Brown Jr. October 27, 1949 - April 24, 2019

It is with great sadness to share that Jackson (Chopper) Brown, age 69 passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at his home in Arlington, WA after a courageous battle with cancer.

Jackson was born in Tacoma, WA to Claudie Jackson Sr. and Gladys Marie (Ugelstad) Brown and was the oldest of eight children. He leaves behind four siblings, (Chuck, Sharon, Annette and Eddie), three children and one son-in-law (Rick, Diana and Stacey and Jim), six grandchildren (Jessica, Tori, Jackson, Wyatt, Lindsay and Elsie), and one great grandchild (Julius).

He married the love of his life Laree (Morgan) in 1973, they were devoted companions for over 45 years. He enjoyed camping, deer and elk hunting, and fishing trips with his family and friends. He always put his family first and loved spending time with them.

His great passion was aviation and he became a helicopter pilot in 1973. He flew for Kiro TV traffic watch and Sea Fair hydro races for a few years. He also did helicopter rides at airshows and community events, and flew in Eastern Washington during cherry season for three years.

Jackson will be greatly missed. Please join the family for a celebration of his life on Saturday, May 18, 2019 2:00 PM at Wild Blue Aviation at Arlington Municipal Airport. The address is 18228 59th Drive NE, Arlington, WA 98223.


  1. N Perez says

    May I offer my sincere condolences. May your hearts find comfort in God’s Word where it states: “He will swallow up death forever, and the Lord will wipe the tears from all faces.” (Isaiah 25:8) May your loved one awaken to a world where there will be peace, no sickness (Isaiah 33:24), and no more troubles (Revelation 21:4) throughout eternity (Psalm 37:29). May your hearts find comfort and hope in God’s Word, family, friends and good memories at this time. My deepest sympathy to you.

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