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Originally published: 2013-08-12 09:45:57
Last modified: 2013-08-12 09:46:40

Carolyn Brewer

Carolyn Brewer, 74, of Elk Park, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at Watauga Medical Center.

A native of Avery County, Brewer was a daughter of the late Clarence and Ruth Shoemaker Howell. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jess Brewer; sister, Kathryn Campbell and an infant sister, Patricia Howell.

Brewer was a member of the Lower Shell Creek Christian Church in Roan Mt., Tenn., where she devoted her life to the Lord. She was a loving mother and grandmother.

Surviving are daughter, Jan Ramsey and husband, Steve, of Banner Elk; son, Jadd Brewer and wife, Pat, of Marion; two grandsons, Jacob Ramsey and Corben Brewer; granddaughter, Jessie Ramsey; niece, Linda Lowe and husband, Chuck, and their children of Knoxville, Tenn., and Naples, Fla.; nephew, Howell Barr and wife, Amy, and their children of Apex and special cousin, whom she thought of like a sister, Merriam Clark and husband, Doug, of Avery County.

A memorial service was held 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Lower Shell Creek Christian Church in Roan Mountain. Dr. Danny Dodd and the Rev. Gerald Holly officiated. The family received friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorial donations may be made to Lower Shell Creek Christian Church, PO Box 127, Roan Mtn. TN 37687.

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