Jerry Allen Brewer, 63, of Whitesburg, TN, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, October 29, 2008, at St. Mary’s Medical Center. He was born November 29, 1944.
He was a member of New Life Baptist Church. He was a veteran of Vietnam War having served in the U. S. Army. He was retired from the Lear Corporation after 23 years of service.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Quillen and Edith Brewer; and brothers, J. T. Brewer and Eugene Brewer.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Lyda Brewer; son, Brandon Brewer, both of the home; son, Greg Brewer and wife Tonya of Rogersville, TN; grandson, Logan Brewer of Rogersville, TN; twin sister, Geraldine Parks of Morristown, TN; sister, Carol Webb of Mooresburg, TN; brothers, Norman Brewer, Harold Brewer both of Rogersville, TN; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, November 1, 2008, at Christian-Sells Funeral Home in Rogersville.
Funeral services will follow at 8 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Dennis Jones officiating.
Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, November 2, 2008, in Highland Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at