Robert “Billy Bob” William Brewer, 81, of Greenville

BrewerGREENVILLE, KY., Robert “Billy Bob” William Brewer, 81, of Greenville passed away Tuesday morning, May 9, 2017 at 12:40am at his home after a lengthy illness. 

 He was born on December 6, 1936 in Drakesboro, Kentucky, the son of Robert Lee Brewer and Elisia Lillian Robertson Brewer. He owned and operated Shane Manufacturing Company for fifteen years where he manufactured sawmill equipment. He was a faithful and devoted child of God and was a member of Elkton Road Church for 28 years where he served as deacon and elder.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Don Brewer.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Patricia Brewer, three children Donna (Jerry) Eaves, Shane (Sharon) Brewer, and Penny (Jerry) Lear, four brothers Dale (Ann) Brewer, Chester (Shelia) Brewer, Doug Brewer, and Michael (Teresa) Brewer, 7 grandchildren, Aaron (Amy) Cobb, Jessica (John) Shelton, Mandy (Dennis) Clevenger, Patrick (Amanda) Brewer), Samantha (Shane) Profitt, Dakota (Jessica) Lear, Kayla (John) Murphy; 22 great-grandchildren.

 Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Gary’s Funeral Home at 11am conducted by Mr. Bill Bryant with burial to follow at Green’s Chapel Cemetery in Greenville, KY. 

 Visitation will be at Gary’s Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 10th at 10am until time of service.

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