|Birth: ||Jul. 28, 1878|
|Death: ||May 5, 1959|
~~ My Great Grandpa ~~
~*~ Special Thanks to Debra Graves Dawson for sponsoring my great grandpa's memorial, you are a Earth Angel Debra, your kindness means so much ~*~
The News-Journal, May 21, 1959
George W. Brewer, Jr. was born in Larue County, Kentucky on July 28th, 1878. He died at the Rosary Hospital in Campbellsville at 4 a.m. on Tuesday, May 5th, after a long illness. He professed faith in Christ several weeks ago.
He united in marriage to Miss Lillie Skaggs some 60 years ago and she preceded him in death 16 years ago. To this union two daughters and four sons were born. Surviving are Mrs. Howard Hash and Leonard Brewer, both of Larue County; Jessie Brewer of Brooks, Ky.; a half sister and three half-brothers, Andy Brewer, Taylor County; Walter Brewer, Jefferson Co.; William Brewer and Miss Eliza Brewer, both of Underwood, Ind. Also surviving are 31 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Thursday, May 7th at 1:00 p.m. at the Otter Creek Baptist Church by Rev. Garland Skaggs. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Harlan Hash, Paul Pierce, Thomas Brewer, Stanley Brewer, Carl Underwood, Gene Pierce.
Flower girls were: Mrs. Goldie Hudson, Mrs. Ruby Hash, Mrs. Elsie Brewer, Mrs. Naomi Powers, Mrs. Edward Hunt, Mrs. Lois Williams, Mrs. Nellie Allen, Mrs. Ella Clark, Mrs. Virginia Hash, Mrs. Dorotha Hadley, Mrs. Vernie English, Miss Annie Lois Brewer, Mrs. Jeanetta Dickens, Mrs. Lelah French, and Miss Helen Ireland.
Kentucky Death Records Index, rootsweb
BREWER, GEORGE W; death place TAYLOR; residence LARUE; death date 05 May 1959; Volume 023, Certificate 11070
George Washington Brewer (1849 - 1912)
Martha E Buley Brewer (1851 - 1885)
Lillie Susan Skaggs Brewer (1882 - 1942)
Mattie Ermine Brewer Pierce (1902 - 1943)*
Jesse Tolbert Brewer (1904 - 1986)*
Clarence Ernest Brewer (1908 - 1935)*
Lou Vina Brewer Hash (1911 - 1996)*
Acie Leonard Brewer (1917 - 1967)*
James B Brewer (1872 - 1952)*
William Thomas Brewer (1876 - 1945)*
George Washington Brewer (1878 - 1959)
John Henry Brewer (1882 - 1937)*
Eliza E Brewer (1888 - 1968)**
Woodson Brewer (1890 - 1951)**
Andy Brewer (1893 - 1965)**
Julia Ann Brewer Allen (1896 - 1957)**
Rachel Lizzie Brewer Caulk (1901 - 1928)**
Harvey Sampson Brewer (1902 - 1957)**
William Beckham Brewer (1904 - 1988)**
Patty Reed Brewer Chumbley (1906 - 1925)**
Otter Creek Baptist Cemetery
Maintained by: Remembered ~*~ Angels
Originally Created by: Mary Coursey
Record added: Jun 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14560883