Jaylen Marquise Cannon was born on July 29, 2007 in Richland County. He was the son of Sharlecar Hunter Brown, Kent Brown and Harry Cannon. He received his education in the public schools in the area and was currently attending Bethel-Hanberry Elementary School. Jaylen was a member of Rhema Word Restoration Ministry where he also served as an active Jr. Usher.
Those left to cherish his memory are his parents, Sharlecar (Kent) Brown and Harry Cannon; Maternal grandparents, Earline (James) Hunter; Paternal Grandparents, Geneva Cannon, Harry (Aldine) Crum and Lillie Brown; Maternal Great grandparents, Almeta Crum and Robert Lee Crum; Siblings, Kendrick Shemar Brown, Kaydence Cannon, Kenteria Burgess, Kenya Brown and Jontá Hunter; God-Parents, Taneka (Ollie) West and Darryl (Sonya) Hunter; a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, classmates and friends.