GASTONIA - Jenes "Bull" Gary Brymer, 70, of Gastonia, passed away April 20, 2013, at his home.
He was born Jan. 21, 1943, in Gaston County, son of the late Earl William and Letha "Jenkins" Brymer.
A celebration of life service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, 1503 S. York Road, Gastonia, NC 28052, officiated by Pastor Junior Morris.
The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Interment will be held at Gaston Memorial Park, Gastonia, with Masonic Rites provided by King Solomon Masonic Lodge #704 and Fireman's burial rites by the City of Gastonia Fire Department.
He was a good husband, loved his children and his very special grandson. He worked 30 years for the Gastonia City Fire Department, serving as a Captain before his retirement. He was a member of the King Solomon Masonic Lodge #704.
His hobbies included spending time with his family, bird watching, woodworking and gardening.
The family wishes to express gratitude for the kind and compassionate care during his illness to the Gaston Hospice and the City of Gastonia Fire Department.
He was survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Nancy Brymer; sons, Roger Brymer and spouse, Kim, of Gastonia, and Gary Brymer, of Gastonia; brothers, Louie Brymer and spouse, Elizabeth, of Gastonia, and Clayton Brymer, of Gastonia; and grandchild, Jenes Jordan Brymer.
Memorials may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children, 950 W. Faris St. Greenville, SC 29605.
Arrangements are with the South Chapel of Greene Funeral Service and Crematorium, Gastonia.
A guest registry is available at greenefuneral.com.