Betty J. Brewer, 73, of Sullivan, passed away at 12:55 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2006 at Miller's Merry Manor in Sullivan.
Born March 15, 1932 in Sullivan, she was the daughter of William Petree and Maggie Davis Petree. She had been married to Eddie Merle Brewer.
Survivors include: five sons, Merle Brewer of Sullivan, Robert Brewer of Farmersburg, David Brewer of Sullivan, Bruce Brewer of Columbus, Texas, and Ernest Brewer of Vincennes; a daughter Neva Nash of Sullivan; two sisters, Frances and Viola of Mishawaka; 15 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Eddie, three brothers, Ed, Bill, and Ernest Petree, a sister Myrtle McCammon, and a granddaughter Leslie Nash.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with the Rev. David Cox officiating. Burial will be in the Dugger Cemetery.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today and before services Wednesday at the funeral home.