Phyllis Brown



Age: 52


Summary: widow of former DeKalb County, Georgia sheriff-elect Derwin Brown who launched a lengthy legal battle against his assassins when her husband was gunned down in his driveway on December 15, 2000 just three days before he was to have taken office, in which suspicion immediately fell on unseated Sheriff Sidney Dorsey later convicted of plotting the murder and now serving a life sentence.



Cause of Death: Complications from influenza


Born: December 15, 1954


Died: December 24, 2006


Location: Decatur, Georgia