Eddie Brewer

Monday, May 11, 2015

Eddie Brewer, age 69, of Rector, was born March 2, 1946, and passed away on May 9, 2015, at the NEA Baptist in Jonesboro. He retired from Darling Store Fixtures after 42 years of service. He enjoyed working with his son Russ on Brewer Farms, and was an avid bass fisherman and Razorback and Cardinal fan. He was happiest when he was with his grandchildren or watching his son Luke coach football.

He is survived by his wife, Dianna, of Rector; and three sons and daughters-in-laws, Ryan (Becky) Brewer of Paragould, Russ (Katie) Brewer of Rector and Luke (Jessica) Brewer of Paragould. Other survivors include one brother, Phillip Dale Brewer of Atlanta, Ga.; one sister, Pamela Gail McDonald of Jonesboro and five grandchildren, Sydney, Alexis, Olivia, Wesley Grace and Blakely Brewer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leon and Orpha Brewer.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel in Rector, with Brothers Kenny Burns and Ron Benson officiating. Burial will be in Woodland Heights Cemetery. Pallbearers are Jody Acuff, Kenny Faulkner, David Hendrix, Danny Simpson, Keith McDonald and William Midkiff. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.

Memorials to the American Heart Association would be appreciated.

Online guestbook: www.mitchellfuneralhomes.com

Eddie Brewer