March 17, 2003 - August 30, 2022
Elijah Patrick Brown, 19, of Hannibal, Mo., passed away at 5:50 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2022, at his home.
Elijah was born on March 17, 2003, in Jeannette, Pa., the son of Paul and Jenny (Heffner) Brown.
Survivors include his parents; his siblings, Hezekiah Brown of Tyrone, Ga., Seth Brown of Hannibal, and Sadie Brown of Hannibal; grandparents, Lee and Diane Heffner of Hannibal, and Paul and Louise Brown of Mill Creek, Pa.; three aunts, Beth Heffner of Boston, Mass., Cindi Brown of Bloomsburg, Pa., and Sharyn Brown (Peter Boyajian) of Carlisle, Pa.; two uncles, Glenn Brown (Kristen) of Hillsborough, N.H., and David Brown (Billie Jo) of Mount Holly Springs, Pa.
Elijah was a member of Hannibal Area Home Educators and graduated from Logos Online School in 2021. He had just started his first year of college as an honor student at Hannibal-LaGrange University.
Elijah achieved the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. He built a Gaga Ball Pit at Calvary Baptist Church for all the children to enjoy. This is something that Elijah was very proud of. Elijah greatly enjoyed designing board games, watching movies, and playing games with his friends.
Elijah attended Calvary Baptist Church.
His funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2022, at Allensville Community Church with Pastor George “Buddy” Baird officiating. Burial will take place at the Brown Family Cemetery in Mill Creek. His family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the time of service at the church on Wednesday.
Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Baptist Church or Hannibal-LaGrange University.
Local arrangements are under the care of Henderson Funeral Home, Belleville.