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Walter Lee Brewster
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1891
Morgan County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 7, 1958
Porter County
Indiana, USA

7 Aug 1958 Thursday: The Vidette Messenger, Valparaiso, IN
Walter Brewster: Walter Lee Brewster, 67, Tefft, died at 5:30 a.m. today in Porter Memorial hospital following a year's illiness. He lived in the Tefft area 29 years, coming from Hebron. He married Zella Wright Dec 24, 1914, in Tennessee. He was a member of the Tefft Nazarene Chruch. Surviving are his widow; five daughters, Mrs. Opal Cowley of Monticello, Ill., Mrs. Ovelia Obenchain of Rensselaer, Mrs. Daisy Miller of Wheatfield, Mrs. Velda Fitzgerald of Hebron, Mrs. Velma Grass of Valparaiso; two sons, DeVere Brewster of Tefft, and Retus Brewster of Kouts; two sisters, Mrs. Sadie Ferkins of Hookston, IL., and Mrs. Nettie Girdler of Somerset, Ky,; a brother, Theodore of Dayton, O.; 24 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. A son, Walter, preceded him in death. Services will be held a 2 p.m. Saturaday at Tefft Nazarene church. The Rev. Arvil Starnes will officiate, and burial will be at Boswell, Ind. Friends may call at Todd Funeral home, DeMotte, after 2 p.m. Friday until 1 p.m. Saturday and at the church from 1p.m. until services. 
 
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 Parents:
  Millard Washington Brewster (1859 - 1933)
  Martha Jane Isbell Brewster (1865 - 1921)
 
 Spouses:
  Zella E. Wright Brewster (1896 - 1976)*
  Zella Elva Wright Brewster Brooks (1896 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  Datha Ovelia Brewster Obenchain (1920 - 2000)*
  Daisy Uversia Brewster Miller (1922 - 1998)*
  Walter E. Brewster (1924 - 1925)*
  Devere J Brewster (1928 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Lee Brewster (1891 - 1958)
  Earl Virgil Thompson (1893 - 1982)*
  Parasada Brewster Ferkins (1895 - 1961)*
  Dewey Brewster (1898 - 1941)*
  Bernitta Brewster Girdler (1900 - 1971)*
  Theodore Brewster (1902 - 1978)*
  Artie Mae Brewster Ragle (1923 - 1970)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Boswell Cemetery
Boswell
Benton County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Odette
Record added: Apr 30, 2008
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Walter Lee Brewster
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Walter Lee Brewster
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Walter Lee Brewster
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 Added: Jul. 26, 2017

- Bob & Nancy Cannon
 Added: Oct. 12, 2008
 
 
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