Richard Earl Brewer

Nov. 16, 1935-Jan. 7, 2020
Funeral services for Richard Earl Brewer, 84, of Waynesboro, will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 from White House Chapel, with Rev. Paul Harris and Rev. Mitchell Smith officiating. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 from the Parlor of Freeman Funeral Home.
Following the funeral service, interment will take place at White House Cemetery.
Born in Waynesboro on Saturday, Nov. 16, 1935 to Richard Brewer and Annie Brewer, he was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.
He was a member of the Lions Club International for many years, serving for numerous years as the local club’s secretary. A member of Gideon’s International, he also served on the White House Cemetery Committee. He worked as a Manager with Bedsole’s Department Store in Waynesboro.
He died on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020 at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Fla.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Joe Green of Pensacola; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Aline and Palmer Graham of Waynesboro, Shirley and Glenn Hennis of Waynesboro and Patricia Brewer of Mobile, Ala.; two grandchildren and their respective spouses, Benjamin and Jessica Green and Laura and Greg Chaney; and a great-grandchildren, Zoey Chaney.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Margie Brewer; his father, Richard Brewer; his mother, Annie Brewer; and his brother, Harold Brewer.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Gideon’s International.
An online guestbook can be signed at
Freeman Funeral Home of Waynesboro is in charge of arrangements.

1 Comment

  1. Ann Walker Covert on January 23, 2020 at 1:53 pm

    My sympathies to the family.

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