Funeral services for Mr. Eugene Brewer will be held on Saturday, Dec. 13, at 11 a.m. at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, 108 18th Street in Thornton.
Eugene Brewer was born March 14, 1941, to Ollie and Ruby Brewer, in Corsicana. He received his education at Jackson High School in Corsicana. At a very young age, Eugene confessed his faith in Christ. He worked downtown in Corsicana for Babcox’s Department Store and Shop.
Later Eugene’s parents moved to Houston, Texas, where he became a professional truck driver for about 50 years. He met and married Eugena Nelson and to this union, no children were born. He then relocated to Groesbeck, where he resumed driving trucks for Joe Nelson in Thornton, Texas. Eugene married Lennie West, and no children were produced within this union.