Remembering Chuck Brown: Fans packed Washington Convention Center to show love and respect

By Lonnie Dawkins

A large and diverse group of fans gathered to show love and respect for the Godfather of GoGo, Chuck Brown.  Services took place on May 31, 2012 at the Washington Convention Center.  It was a remarkable occasion.

Chuck Brown sign at DC convention center

Sign hanging in Washington Convention Center during Chuck Brown funeral.

Light shining after Chuck Brown funeral

Light shining on mourners gathered at front of room after Chuck Brown funeral.

funeral program and fans after Chuck Brown Funeral

Fans collecting program and souvenirs after funeral for Chuck Brown at the Washington Convention Center.

Dressed fashionably in pink with fan

One of the many Chuck Brown fans. Fans came in all sorts of attire but this one stood out in her fabulous pink outfit.

Lonnie Dawkins is a Maryland based portrait photographer