OBITUARY: Barbara-Anne Brewer


Celebrating the life of Barbara-Anne Brewer, of Springfield, Tennessee who passed away in her sleep on December 12, 2023.

She was the daughter of Roy and Bernadette Easter and was born on January 7, 1946.

Barbara was predeceased by her husband, Thomas R. Brewer.

Barbara is survived by her children from a previous marriage: Kathryn Munro and Elizabeth Mason. Later in life she and Tom adopted Brittany Brewer Johnson (Ricko). Tom’s daughter, Vicky Grantham also survives her.

She is survived by 11 grandchildren, Jenny and spouse Scott Elwood, Troy and spouse Kathleen Grantham, Brian and spouse Ashley Munro, John Munro and finance Kristie Hite, Shawanda Mason, Aniya Brewer, J’Myrion Johnson, Braidyn Abbott, Harmonie Kinnard, Jerricko Johnson, Jr, Ja’Ceyon Johnson. She is also survived by 10 great-grandchildren Trevor McAlpine, Kevin Grantham, Kennedy Munro, Raegan Munro, Lyndon Munro (expected January 2024), Kaliyah Lanier, Amaria Sanders, Jordynn Guthrie, Ameena Mason, Kairo

In addition, Barbara is survived by her brothers, Brian (Carole) and Roy Easter (Linda), as well as her sisters: Grace McGilton (Randy) and Berti-Jo Leymeister (Bruce). She was predeceased by her siblings: Michael Easter, Bernadette (Bernie) Lewis, Virginia (Ginny) Easter, and Kathleen Easter-Knott.

Barbara worked for the Department of Defense Civil Service starting out as a secretary at the Washington Navy Yard and worked her way up to contracting specialist for the Navy, Air Force, and Army in the Washington DC area. In her spare time, she loved to go camping, playing cards and games, crocheting, gardening and dancing.

She was very active in many surrounding churches in the Springfield and White House areas; most recently serving as Secretary at Christ Worship Center in White House. Needless to say, she was very well loved by family and friends from all over and loved to actively live life to the fullest, thanking our Lord for each and every day.

Barbara is being cremated and a celebration of life will be held at a later date at Christ Worship Center in White House, TN. She will be interred at Arlington National Cemetery next to her late husband and love of her life Thomas Brewer (date to be determined).

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