Graveside services were held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 2 at Twin Oaks Memorial Park for Edna Mae Brewer of Artesia, New Mexico.
Mrs. Brewer, 95, died March 30, 2019 in Artesia.
Edna was born December 5, 1923 in Texoma, OK to Edward Bartels and Emma (Klingsick) Bartels. On July 23, 1941 she married Thomas P. Brewer in Tulsa, OK. They came to Artesia in in 1948 from Gentry, AR. He preceded her in death on February 18, 2001.
Edna was a homemaker and a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church. She was a Sunday School teacher, Girls Auxiliary teacher, Brownie's Mom and enjoyed cooking, sewing, gardening and helping around the farm.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 2 brothers and 3 sisters.
Survivors include her sons James Thomas Brewer and wife Nona of Artesia, and Charles Brewer and wife Pat of Abilene, TX; daughter Beverly King and husband Johnny of Artesia; brother Mervin Bartles and wife Nola of Havasu City, NV; grandchildren Mark Brewer, Matt Brewer, Alex King, Dana Vincent and Misti Fuentes; 19 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, West Main Baptist Church Senior Adult Sunday School Department.
We extend our deepest sympathy to your family and may God give you peace.
Martin /Sue SedilloHobbs, NM
Dear Tommy, Nona, Mark, Matt, and Family,
I’m very sorry to hear of Mrs. Brewer’s passing.
My condolences to all of you.
Luigi BratcherArtesia, NM
We are so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Brewer was a sweet, beautiful lady. She will be missed. We love you all.
Gaynel, Justin and Whitney
Gaynel ChaseCarlsbad, NM
Tommy and Nona,
My thoughts, prayers and love are with you both.
Rosemary FreemyerBozeman, MT
Beverly so very sorry for your loss. I know you are hurting. May God comfort and be with you during this difficult time.
Elida LintzRoswell, NM
So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for your family in such a difficult time.
Richard & Glenda JonesRoyse City, TX
Beverly, I am so sorry for your loss. I know you will miss her but she is in a much better place. Another flower in God's bouquet.
LaRue PinsonArtesia, NM
I am so very sorry for your loss. Edna was a sweet Lady, and I will definitely miss her smile, hellos, hugs and kisses
Leslie BlountArtesia, NM
Prayers and blessings as you celebrate a special lady
Pastor Joseph TilleryLockney, TX