He married Vickie Z. Sales on January 7, 1972 in El Paso, Texas.  The couple were divorced on September 23, 1991 in Tarrant County, Texas.  They are the parents of three children.
Paternal and Maternal relationships are both confirmed by an autosomal GEDmatch comparison between Herman Brawley , GEDmatch kit # UC7944954, and Sharon (Garrett) Glover, GEDmatch kit # M826829, his niece. Their most-recent common ancestors are Earnest Brawley and Hazel Norton, the parents of Herman Brawley and grandparents of Sharon (Garrett) Glover. Predicted relationship from GEDmatch: Uncle and Niece, based on sharing 1666.1 cM across 58 segments.
↑ "Texas Marriages, 1966-2010," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VTKL-SGK : 6 December 2014), Herman R Brawley and Vickie Z Sales, 07 Jan 1972; citing El Paso, Texas, United States, certificate number 020556, Vital Statistics Unit, Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin.
↑ "Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2010," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VYJJ-2WP : 12 December 2014), Herman R Brawley and Vicki Z Brawley, 23 Sep 1991; from "Texas, Divorce Index, 1968-2011," database, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2005); citing Tarrant, Texas, United States, certificate number 068768, Texas Department of State Health Services.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships by comparing test results with Herman or other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: