Born 4-14-1924 -- Died 9-27-2006
Jay Marlin Brewer, 82, of Jonesboro died Sept. 27, 2006, at Skillcare Nursing Home in Jonesboro.
Born in Myrtle, Mo., April 14, 1924, he lived in Hardy before moving to Jonesboro a few years ago. He was a retired employee of Cash Builders Supply in Nettleton. He was a member of the Church of God in Jonesboro.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ward and Emmy Lou Brewer; one son, Donald Brewer; one granddaughter, Donna Glasco; three brothers, Paul Brewer, R.E. Brewer and Bob Brewer; and one sister, JoAnn Waldo.
Survivers include his wife, Willa Mae Brewer; one daughter, Peggy Marlin Reynolds of Jonesboro; one son, Ronald Brewer of Calico Rock; four granddaughters, Teresa Venable, Christy Bridgeman, Jennifer Thomas and Candice Davidson; one grandson, Jeremy Brewer; 11 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Grover Brewer of Walcott, Ark., and J.R. Brewer of Thayer, Mo.; four sisters, Veda Brewer of Sringfield, Mo., Sadie Foulks of Paducah, Ky., Wilma Williams of Kokomo, Ind., and Patsy Griffith of Thayer.
A private funeral service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Gregg Funeral Home of Jonesboro.
Lasting memorials may be made to St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro.