Gordon L. 'Hoggie' Brewer, 80, of Lenoir City, TN, passed away suddenly Wednesday, January 27, 2010, at his home.
He was of the Baptist faith and was retired from Holston Manufacturing in Knoxville. Gordon was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the U.S. Army and was a member of American Legion Post #70.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Stella Brewer; an infant brother, brothers, Paul 'Picky' Brewer and Marion 'Wimpy' Brewer; an infant sister, sisters, Oneda Vincil and Florence Clabough.
Survivors are his wife of 53 years, Mary Ruth Fritts Brewer; special nephew, Mike Fritts and many other nieces and nephews; brothers-in-law, Don Fritts and wife Roma of Maryville, TN, and Gilbert Fritts and wife Lousie of New Baltimore, MI; sister-in-law, Helen Foshee of Shreveport, LA; and special friend, Mary Yarbrough.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, January 30, 2010, at Click Funeral Home.
Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m., with Rev. George Seay officiating.
In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
Burial will follow in the Lakeview Cemetery.
Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements.