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Billy Gene Brewer

July 3, 1943 — March 22, 2024


Billy Gene Brewer, 80, passed away in his sleep on March 22, 2024. The funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26, 2024 at Brush Creek Baptist Church with Pastor Frank Taylor and Pastor Terry Pleasants officiating. The family will receive friends in the fellowship hall following the committal service. Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Monday, March 25, 2024 at Joyce-Brady Chapel.

Billy Gene  was born in Chatham County on July 3, 1943 to Gean and Hilda Brown Brewer. He was a member of Brush Creek Baptist Church and was a carpenter for 60 years. He enjoyed watching westerns and sports. He was always seen at ballgames supporting his grandchildren at Bennett and Chatham Central. He was a 1961 graduate of Bennett High School and a founding member of Bennett Recreation. Billy Gene loved his family and treasured the time he spent with them.

He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Stinson Brewer, of the home; son, Andrew Brewer and wife, Katy, of Bennett; daughter, Susan Hussey and husband, Travis, of Bear Creek; grandchildren, Kelsey Hussey, Emma Brewer and Ethan Brewer and a host of family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Brush Creek Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 45 John Lane Rd., Bear Creek, NC 27207.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, March 25, 2024

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Brush Creek Baptist Church

5345 Airport Rd, Bear Creek, NC 27207

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