Mr. Roy Dean Brewer of Pittsburg, passed away Saturday, January 12, 2019 in a Tyler hospital. He was born January 28, 1936 in Ector, Texas to Earl Thomas Brewer and Verna Gertrude Elliott.
Mr. Brewer was owner of Roy D, Brewer Trucking, served in the Army, and attended First Baptist Church in Pittsburg.
He is survived by his son, Greg Brewer and wife Tanna of Gilmer, Texas; grandchild, Shelby Brewer; and brother, Joe Brewer.
He is preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Tom Brewer, Ross Brewer, Lloyd Allen Brewer, and Virginia Ballou.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday January 17, 2019 at Erman Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Richard Wells officiating. Pallbearers will be Gary Paul McFerrin, Ken Pilgrim, Jerry Thomas, Joe Thomas, Bill Smith, Tom Hanks, and Norm Simson. Interment will follow in Simpsonville Cemetery in Simpsonville. The family will receive friends between 6:00-8:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105