LEBANON, VA – Donald 'Don' Brewer, 71, passed away on Sunday, October 12, 2008. Born in Washington County, VA, on September 1, 1937, he was the son of the late John and Mary (Hall) Brewer.
He was a member of Hansonville Baptist Church and was employed at Permatile in Bristol Virginia for 36 years. In addition to his parents; his mother and father-in-law, Mckinley and Chloe Breeding; brothers, Jim, Dewey, Clyde and Joe Brewer; and sister, Nettie Thomas, also preceded him in death.
Survivors include his loving wife of 36 years, Nellie Breeding Brewer; brothers, Charlie Brewer and wife Helen and Paul Brewer and wife Laura; six sisters-in-law; six brothers-in-law; nieces; nephews; and a host of friends.
Pallbearers will be Jimmy Whited, Jason Whited, Danny Delano, Glenn Delano, Ron Delano, Michael Delano, Jim Delano, David Dingus and Adam Breeding.
Honorary pallbearers will be George Breeding, Lonnie Hopson, Pete Breeding, Ray Dingus, Truman Artrip, Tom Owens, Dave Smith, Charlie Musick, Bill Musick and Bufford Breeding.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, October 14, 2008, at Owens Funeral Service Chapel, with the Rev. Duane Musick and the Rev. Roger Phillips officiating.
Interment will follow at the Breeding Family Cemetery in the Artrip section of Cleveland, VA.
The family received friends after 6 p.m. on Monday, October 13, 2008, at the funeral home. Family and friends may visit anytime at the home of Nellie Brewer, Fincastle Estates, 57 Courtney Lane, Lebanon.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff of Mountain View Nursing Home.
Owens Funeral Service, Lebanon, is in charge of arrangements.