James Walter Brewer, 77, loving husband, outstanding and
devoted father and precious friend, was called to his
heavenly home on Monday, October 21, 2008, morning at 6:15
a.m. at Bristol Regional Medical Center, with family and
friends at his bedside.
He was born August 6, 1931, in Bristol, VA, a son of the
late Arthur Samuel Brewer and Dokie Marie Brewer.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by
his stepmother, Nora Ethel Brewer; daughter, Lisa Marie
Jones; son, Randy Brewer; and brothers, Bill Brewer and
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Ora Murray Brewer;
daughters, Rita Annette Latham and husband Joey and Sheila
Jean Murray and husband Danny; son-in-law, Bobby Jones;
brothers, Frazier Brewer and wife Pat, Jack Brewer and
wife Mary, Earl Brewer and wife Diane, Ralph Brewer and
wife Karen and Bobby Brewer and wife Shirley; sisters-in-
law, Fay Brewer, Bonnie Brewer, Barbara Fraley and husband
Ernie and Elizabeth Davis; brother-in-law, Billy Murray
and wife Edith; grandchildren, J. J. Fleenor and wife Pam,
Rhonda Nunley, Amanda Murray, Jason Fleenor and friend
Holly, Annie Murray and friend Ray, Joshua Murray and wife
Maggie, Bridget Payne, Nathan Payne and wife Rebecca,
Kayla Latham, Robby Latham, Carson Latham, Chris Jones,
Adam Jones and Seth Jones; great-grandchildren, Tiff,
Trish, Adam, Brittany, David, Brian, Kaitlyn, Tyler, Cody,
Zoey, Nicholas, Chloe and Wyatt; and many nieces, nephews,
great-nieces and great-nephews.
The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday,
October 21, 2008, at Weaver Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 22, 2008,
at 10 a.m. in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel, with the
Rev. Scott Price and the Honorary Rev. Robert Able
The burial will follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery. allbearers
will be Scott Brewer, Roger McCracken, Johnny Hall, Jack
David Brewer, Darrell Brewer, Roger Brewer and Frank Myers.
Honorary pallbearers will be Roger Cuddy, Eddie Botts, Dr.
Fred Greear and Dr. Doug Green.
The family would like to express a special thanks to Theda
and Alice in dialysis at Bristol Regional Medical Center
and Jeannie in CICU at Bristol Regional Medical Center.
Online condolences may be registered at
Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home.