HOME Town is an HGTV series starring husband and wife team, Ben and Erin Napier.
The couple set out to renovate houses in the historic district of Laurel, Mississippi.
What happened to Brandon on Home Town?
In the Season 5 premiere of Home Town, show host duo Ben and Erin Napier help out Brooke Davis-Jefcoat, who lost her husband Brandon Davis in March 2018,
Brooke’s episode follows how Ben and Erin help her find a family nest for her and her new partner.
The episode left fans wondering what happened to Brandon.
According to a blog post by Brandon’s brother, Ethan, Brandon collapsed on March 8, 2018.
By Ethan’s account, doctors noted that Brandon suffered a seizure at just 31-years-old.
An obituary posted on Obitio Online Obituaries states that Brandon died of natural causes
The tragedy came as a shock to Brandon’s family, siblings, his wife Brooke, and his son, Kingston Rhodes.
Ethan wrote that Brandon was a “nature-lover, a talented athlete, and an active member of the Crosspointe Community Church.”
His hobbies included hunting, fishing, and playing tennis.
Brandon worked for Black Horn Productions before joining the HGTV show as a producer and videographer.
What did Ben and Erin Napier say about Brandon’s loss?
Erin took to Instagram in March 2018 to share the devastating news of the loss of their friend and colleague.
“Today our hearts are broken in downtown Laurel after suddenly losing our friend, colleague, and #HGTVHomeTown crew member Brandon Davis. We are all reeling, each one of us, and I am most devastated for his wife, baby boy, mama, brother, and sister,” she wrote.
“His role as our own world-class videographer and producer leaves a wound that won’t heal for a long while. I hope you will watch his work at @blackhornproductions like this piece he did for our store last year and appreciate his talent that told all of our stories so beautifully, better than any of us ever could,” she continued.
“I know Camp Home Town will miss him sorely. We are all better for getting to work with him and know him as a dear friend for as long as we did,” Erin added.
The Season 5 premiere of Home Town sheds light on how Brooke overcame the tragedy.
How can I watch Home Town?
Catch new episodes of Home Town every Sunday at 8 p.m. ET on HGTV.
Season 5 premiered January 2021.
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