Will D. Brewer of Myrtle, Mo., went home to meet the Lord on Feb. 9, 2012, at the age of 81.
He was born Nov. 28, 1930, in Elm Store, Ark.
Will was the loving husband of Geraldine (Transier) Brewer for 54 years; beloved son of the late Ratha C. Brewer and Alice (Watley) Brewer; loving father of Lynda (Brewer) Armstrong of Myrtle and Darrell Brewer and wife Janet of Couch, Mo.; dear brother of the late Wanda (Brewer) Wheeler; grandfather of Jeremy Armstrong and wife Ashley of Marion, Ark., Lane Brewer and Hannah Brewer of Couch, Mo.; great grandfather of Chase Armstrong and Bella Armstrong of Marion.
Will was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a barber, but farming was his loving vocation. Will enjoyed hunting and, in his later years, loved riding around the farm in his Ranger with Tessie, his dog, sitting beside him. Will was a member of Byrd Free Will Baptist Church. He leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at the Byrd Freewill Baptist Church. Burial was in Walnut Grove Cemetery.
Visitation was on Sunday from 5-8 p.m. at McNabb Funeral Home and at the church prior to the service.