Jimmy Ray Brewer, 76, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2022. He was born in Polk County, Tennessee and grew up in Bradley County. Jimmy lived in Soddy-Daisy the last 37 years. He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. Jimmy was a 50 year member of the Masons first belonging to the Brainerd Masonic Lodge #736 F.&A.M. and the last 10 years in the Soddy Masonic Lodge #418 F.&A.M. He was a member in the D.A.V. Chapter 6 for 11 years and served as Commander for 2 years. Jimmy retired from TVA. He was a big fan of the University of Tennessee Volunteers. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hoyt Brewer and Lorene Carpenter; sisters, Wanda Hampton and JoAnn Geren.
Survivors are his wife of 51 years, Shirley Brewer; son, Grant Brewer (Nikki); daughter, Tracy Brewer Keller; grandchildren, Tiffany, Tyler, Casey, Cayson, Callie, Maddie; 3 great grandchildren; siblings, Jane Chavis, Brenda Wallace (Frank); many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Services will be on Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at National Cemetery. Visitation is Monday, November 28, 2022 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the D.A.V. or the Vietnam Veterans of America.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379.