George E Brewer, Jr.June 16, 1927 ~ December 24, 2017 (age 90)
George E. Brewer, Jr., 90, of Connersville passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at Reid Health in Richmond.
One of seven children of George, Sr. and Martha Day Brewer, George was born on June 16, 1927 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
George served his country in the United States Army during World War II and was honorably discharged in 1946.
In April of 1951, George married the former Leah Mays. Mrs Brewer passed away on August 10, 2005.
George worked for MEG in Cambridge City, Indiana for many years. In his leisure time, he enjoyed attending church, working crossword puzzles, reading the Bible, and tending to his vegetable garden.
Survivors include two daughters, Judy (Roger) French of Fishers, Indiana and Rhonda (Jeff) Showalter of Shelbyville, Indiana; nine grandchildren, Melody Evans and Jennifer Gay and their father, Randy Smith, April Taylor, Carissa Joy, Keith French, Roger Brewer, Jr., Shannon Shafer, Angela McPherson, Clint Medley; several great-grandchildren; two sisters, Pat Short of Lynn, Indiana and Barbara Everage of Texas; a brother, Gene Brewer of Ohio.
Besides his parents, George is preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Leah Brewer; a daughter, Sandra Smith in 1985; a son, Roger Brewer, Sr. in 1988; and three brothers, Noel, Russell, and Delbert Brewer.
Family and friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 12:00 noon on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home. Reverend Dusty Gay will officiate. Burial with military honors provided by Fayette County Veterans Council will follow in Dale Cemetery.
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