Eric Church’s Brother Has Died.
“It is with great sadness that we confirm Eric’ brother, Brandon, passed away on Friday evening.”
By kncipat on July 2, 2018
Our deepest condolences go out to Eric Church and his family on the loss of his brother, Brandon. Several sources including Eric’s website are confirming Brandon’s death. Brandon passed away sometime this past Friday. No details have been given. A statement earlier today on Eric’s website read, “It is with great sadness that we confirm Eric’s brother, Brandon, passed away on Friday evening. In lieu of flowers we are encouraging everyone to to donate to a scholarship fund created on Brandon’s behalf. You can leave a message that will go directly to (Church’s parents) Ken and Rita.” You can see pictures of Brandon and read how the money donated on his behalf will be used to celebrate his life at https://brandonchurchmemorialscholarship.mydagsite.com/
Brandon played in one of Eric’s early groups called, Mountain Boys. Later Brandon helped Eric compose, contributed backing “choir” vocals on a few of his songs, and occasionally would jump on stage with Eric, playing guitar and singing backup. Countryrebel.com posted this video of Brandon on stage with Eric back in 2008. To see it click here: