, Corbin, KY

March 5, 2013

Monus Brewer Sr.

The Times-Tribune


Monus Brewer Sr., age 76, of Andersonville, Tenn., formerly of Norwood, Ohio, passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn. Monus worked for and retired from General Motors Norwood Plant in Kentucky and also attended South Norwood Church of Christ. He was an avid basketball fan, devoted father, and grandfather.

Monus was preceded in death by his parents, Pleas & Viola Brewer; wife of 10 years, Geraldine Brewer, and wife of 40 years, Martha Sue Brewer; brother, Edward Brewer; sister, Christine Mills; and brother-in-law, Tom Mills.

He is survived by his son, Monus Brewer Jr. and wife Lucy of Clinton, Tenn.;  daughter, Missy Gilbert and husband James, of Corbin;  brother, Pleas Leland Brewer and wife Jessie, of Chicago, Ill.; and grandchildren, Joshua Brewer, Hannah Brewer, Jessica Gilbert, and  Donavin Gilbert.

Monus’s family received his friends on Monday at Candle Ridge Church in Gray.  His interment  followed in the church cemetery with Pastor Dylan Martin officiating.  

Jones Mortuary in Clinton, Tenn., handled all arrangements.  Condolences can be made to the family at