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Jessie Charles Brewer, 69, of Rockwood, TN, was born
February 12, 1941, in Cypress Inn, Tennessee, the son of
the late Benjamin Harrison and Mary Esterlee Whitehead
Mr. Brewer was retired from the United States Army, was a
mechanic, and an ordained minister. He was a member of the
Grace Missionary Baptist Church in Rockwood, TN, and was
an avid contributor to various charities. Mr. Brewer departed
this life on Friday, March 12, 2010 in an automobile accident
near Carthage, TN, at the age of 69 years, 1 month.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Brewer was preceded in
death by four brothers, Bill Brewer, Ray Brewer, Grady
Brewer, and Dr. Jemes Brewer.
He is survived by four sons, Jessie C. Brewer and James
H. 'Jamie' Brewer, both of Rockwood, TN, Richard L. Brewer
of Copperas Cove, TX, and Jeffrey C. Brewer of Little
River, TX; a daughter, Kelly D. Bradfute of Lampasas, TX;
six grandchildren, Cory and Kevin Bradfute, Kassi Howey,
Jason, Adam, and Kaiden Brewer; six great-grandchildren,
Gabe, Seth, Willow, and Chelsey Bradfute, Calab Howey, and
Elijah Brewer; three brothers, Harrison Graford Brewer of
Marion, KY, Howard Brewer of Collinwood, TN, and John F.
Brewer of Waynesboro, TN; four sisters, Hazel Weaver and
Alma Lee Bromley both of Iron City, TN, Rachel Byron of
Tyler, TX, and Iva Dean Milom of Chatsworth, GA; and
several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Thursday, March 18, 2010, from 6 p.m.
to 8 p.m., and Friday, March 19, 2010, from 8 a.m. until
service time at the funeral home.
Services will be Friday, March 19, 2010, at 1 p.m., at
Shackelford Funeral Directors, Collinwood, TN, with
John E. Banks officiating.
Burial with military rites will follow in the Piney Grove
Cemetery, Cypress Inn, TN, with Shackelford Funeral
Directors of Wayne County directing.
Shackelford Funeral Directors, Collinwood, TN, is serving
the Brewer family.