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In Memory of

Larry Howard Browdy

March 17, 1953 - September 10, 2017

Obituary


Larry Howard Browdy, educator and radio personality, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday morning, September 10th, 2017 at the age of 64. Mr. Browdy was born on March 17th, 1953, in Birmingham Alabama to Mose and Beatrice Browdy. A lifelong resident of Jacksonville, Mr. Browdy graduated from Samuel J Wolfson High School and Florida State University where he received a Master of Arts in Special Education. Mr. Browdy's radio and entertainment career began at age 16 and spanned over 43 years. He used his extraordinary talents as a broadcaster and educator to positively influence the lives...

Larry Howard Browdy, educator and radio personality, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday morning, September 10th, 2017 at the age of 64. Mr. Browdy was born on March 17th, 1953, in Birmingham Alabama to Mose and Beatrice Browdy. A lifelong resident of Jacksonville, Mr. Browdy graduated from Samuel J Wolfson High School and Florida State University where he received a Master of Arts in Special Education. Mr. Browdy's radio and entertainment career began at age 16 and spanned over 43 years. He used his extraordinary talents as a broadcaster and educator to positively influence the lives of many of Jacksonville's minority youth. Diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease in 2014, Mr. Browdy retired from teaching and in 2017 he became a resident of Taylor Manor Assisted Living.

He is survived by his brother, Richard (Sharon) Browdy; and his niece, Janet Lewis of Cooper City, Florida. Larry's life was enhanced and enriched by his closest friends, Rubin Saraga, Bruce Horovitz, Cindy Silverberg, Susan Price and Robert Halliday.

Interment will be at the Beth Shalom Cemetery (Gate 5) on Friday, September 15th, 2017 at 10:00am. Donations in Mr. Browdy's memory may be directed to River Garden Hebrew Home and the Michael J. Fox Parkinson's Foundation. Please Sign the guestbook at www.hardagegiddensoaklawnchapel.com

HARDAGE-GIDDENS, THE OAKLAWN CHAPEL,, 4801 San Jose Blvd is serving the family