OKEECHOBEE - Kay Carrington Brewer passed away May 18, 2013. He was born Oct. 30, 1934 in Plant City, Fla. Mr. Brewer proudly served our country in the U.S. Marine Corps in Korea, U.S. Air Force and was with the 5th Special Forces in the U.S. Army in Vietnam as a radio operator. He finished his military career in the National Guard and Army Reserve, retiring at the age of 60 from the Army with over 27 years of service. Then he was employed with Florida Power and Light Company and retired. He was a member of Northside Baptist Church. Mr. Brewer was preceded in death by his parents, William A. and Alleta Brewer; baby daughter, Tina Louise; and sisters, Faye Thompson and Suegene Levin. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Marian Louise Brewer; sons, Alvin Brewer, Kevin C. Brewer and Keith P. Brewer; daughter, Nita Ann Walmsly (Jeff); sister, Marjorie Daigle (Paul); brother-in-law, Breaux Bridge; 11 grandchildren; numerous cousins, family and friends. Visitation will be 2 p.m. until services at 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Buxton and Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home. Burial will be 11:15 a.m. Thursday at South Florida National Cemetery in Lake Worth. Those wishing to leave a message of condolence may sign the online register book at, www.OkeechobeeFuneralHome.com All arrangements are entrusted to the care of Buxton & Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home, 400 North Parrott Avenue, Okeechobee Florida 34972.
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Buxton and Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home & Crematory - Okeechobee
400 North Parrott Avenue
Okeechobee, FL 34972
Published in NewsZapFL on May 22, 2013