Merle Brewer, 88, of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at Heritage Gardens of Senath.
Born Nov. 26, 1920, in Okemah, Okla., she was the daughter of the late L.J. and Lucy Jane Smith Marler.
On April 17, 1943, in Oklahoma, she married Gordon Brewer, who preceded her in death on Oct. 3, 1991. She was also preceded in death by two daughters.
Survivors include one son, Albert Brewer, of Senath, one daughter, Naomi Jenkins, of Senath; four grandchildren, Mike Bryant, Tameca Bryant, Jaime Butler and Greg Brewer; seven great-grandchildren, Whitney, Tristan, Jocelyn, Jeremiah, Ryan, Selena and LeeAndra, and other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Thursday, March 26, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, March 27, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gaylon Williams officiating.
Burial will follow in the Senath Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Robert Mitchell, David Mitchell, Josh Decker, Jeremi McCain, Derek Thrasher, Erick Barrientes and Trent Lewis.