Donald Edward Brewer Sr.

Published 12:05 pm Friday, July 23, 2010

Donald Edward Brewer Sr. died Thursday, July 15, 2010, at River Region Medical Center. He was 79.

Mr. Brewer served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He owned a construction business for many years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Wade Brewer and Dorothy Brewer McCullough; two brothers, William Brewer and David Brewer; a daughter, Sheryl Ann Brewer; and a son, Frankie Clark.

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Survivors include his wife, Marsha Teater Brewer of Vicksburg; three sons, Donald Brewer Jr. of Florida, Paul Brewer of Louisiana and Ben Clark; five daughters, Terry Kruse of New York, Deborah Dennis, Connie Tate, Melonie Schaffer and Theresa Lynn Lewis; 18 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Eagle Lake Baptist Church with the Rev. Dwight Sibley officiating. Visitation will be Saturday at the church from 1 p.m. until the service.

Memorials may be made to Eagle Lake Baptist Church Building Fund, 15481 Mississippi 465, Vicksburg, MS 39183.