Deanna Brown, daughter of soul legend James Brown, weds Shawn Thomas in South Carolina

October 1997
Jet;10/13/97, Vol. 92 Issue 21, p31
Reports on the wedding of Deanna Brown, daughter of soul singer James Brown, to Shawn Thomas, chief executive officer of the Seafood Palace Restaurants. Song sung by James Brown at the reception.


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