Jan Karen Browning was born September 4, 1954 to Marion Billops and George Browning in Pacoima, California. She was one of four children.
Jan was born and raised in Pacoima, California which is outside of Los Angeles. She retired from General Motors after 30 years of service at the Van Nuys, California, Fort Wayne, Indiana and Cleveland, Ohio plants.
Jan met and married Kenneth Muthleb, Sr. on November 12, 1970 and to this union two children were born. Her second husband, Garland Reed helped her raise her beautiful children. She later married Eddie Murphy.
Jan enjoyed traveling and life. She was a dedicated mother to her children and created awesome memories with those she loved.
Jan gained her wings on Monday, June 15, 2020, surrounded by her loved ones.
Jan leaves to cherish her precious memories, her husband, Eddie Murphy; a devoted daughter, Cheri (Donald) Jordan; brother, Michael Browning; sisters, Suzanne Browning and Camille (Alex) Ramirez; grandchildren, Channce and Sole; two nieces; five nephews; very close friends and family, Laura and Paul Jeffrey, Floyd Henderson and Joanne Grigsby.
Jan was preceded in death by her son, Kenneth Muthleb, Jr.; first husband, Kenneth Muthleb, Sr.; second husband, Garland Reed; mother, Marion Billops; father, George Browning; and aunt, Camille Billops.
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