Albert Louis Brown Jr.

Emmy-award winner for hairstyling, Albert Louis Brown, Jr., owner of the Albert Brown Salon,
passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, following a long battle with cancer. He was 77
years old.
His loving wife, Carolyn Theresa Kreger Brown, preceded him in death. Brown is the son of the late
Elmire Louise Aymami Brown and Albert Louis Brown, Sr. Sisters Elmire Barbara Brown McCoy and
Margaret Ann Brown survive him.
Brown had four children: Karen Anne Margaret Brown, Kimberly Elmire Brown, Albert Louis
Brown, III, and Sean Dembrun Brown. The couple had two grandchildren: Amelia Louise Brown and
Louis Dembrun Brown of Las Vegas.
The Television Academy awarded Brown a win for his work on a team with American Horror Story:
Coven (FX Network) in the category Outstanding Hairstyling for a Miniseries or Movie at the 2013-
2014 Primetime Emmy Awards.
In 2016, Brown was nominated in the category “Television Mini-Series or MOW—Best Period
and/or Character Hair Styling” for work on the Astronauts Wives Club by the Make-Up Artists and
Hair Stylists Guild.
Previous credits include Twelve Years a Slave, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, and Interview
With a Vampire, et al. Notable clients have included Barbara Bush, Jessica Lange, Lainie Kazan,
Brooke Shields, Bob Hope, and John Travolta.
In 2014, he was recognized for outstanding work in hair artistry by Fashion Week New Orleans.
On Sunday, June 4, 2017, there will be a Celebration of Albert’s life. Family and friends are
encouraged to contact his children for further information.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be directed to the American Cancer Society
Funeral arrangements entrusted to The Baloney Funeral Home located at 1905 West Airline
Highway, LaPlace, LA. 70068 (985) 224-8460. Condolences may be offered at


May 31st, 2017

Albert had a genius for goodness. He was a gentle man and always a gentleman. My deepest sympathy to the Brown children for the loss of their loving and talented father. I'll never forget the beautiful hair updo he did for me for my wedding a long time ago! Rest in peace, dear Albert.
-Kathleen Mulvihill, New Orleans.


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