Discovery’s ‘Alaskan Bush People,’ alongside fans of the show, are mourning “trailblazer” Billy Brown after his unexpected death.
Tragedy struck the Brown family late Sunday night. Billy Brown, patriarch of the beloved ‘Alaskan Bush People’ family died unexpectedly. He was 68.
On Monday, the Brown family told Discovery and their show, ‘Alaskan Bush People,’ the horrible news. Following the reveal, ‘Bush People’s official Twitter account immediately put up a tribute to the “lovely man” fans, friends, and family alike will forever remember as a “trailblazer.”
“We are devastated to hear of Billy Brown’s sudden passing,” the program’s tweet mourns. “He has been part of the Discovery family for years – a trailblazer, a lovely man, and most definitely one of a kind. Our heart is with his family and those that knew him as they deal with this devastating loss.”
Brown’s immensely giving spirit will live on forever through the family that survives him, alongside passionate fans.
Fans Showing Support for Billy Brown’s Family Through Touching Responses
Moreover, these passionate fans are coming out in waves to support the Brown family during this loss. Loving comments are pouring in – each a response to ‘Bush People’s poignant statement.
“My heart breaks for the Brown family. They have been thru a lot. I know Billy had some health issues but you are never prepared in any event. RIP Billy,” replies fan Angie O’Conner. “We know you’ll be looking down. Hope the show continues as I’m sure Billy wouldn’t have it any other way. Love to all!”
Fan Kay Morris also offers her condolences, alongside letting the program know she’s been in since the beginning.
“I’ve loved watching your entire family since you started your show in the wilds of Alaska,” she replies. “I have followed your move to the hills of Colorado. God bless your family during this time of grieving and may he lift you up in your days of dispair.”
After Morris, fellow fan ‘buzzy2021’ pays tribute to Billy Brown by replying: “I’m so sorry for your loss. I am a big fan and always loved watching this show and how your dad always pushed you all to always get thing done. He was truly a great leader and a great father that had a heart full of love and joy. May he Rest In Peace and start strong guys,” he says in response to the Discovery tweet.
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