Mrs. Joyce Ann McDonald Brewer, age 68, a resident of Horatio, died Sunday, September 30, 2012, September 30th in the De Queen Medical Center.
She was born to Joseph Wothern and Essie Marie Pickett McDonald at Texarkana, Arkansas, on July 3, 1944. She was former bookkeeper for Brewer Logging, as well as a homemaker. She attended Williamson Community Church, and enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, James H., Donnie, and Joe McDonald, and her husband, James Louis Brewer.
She is survived by a son, Dub L. Brewer of Horatio, two step-sons, Johnny Brewer and his wife, Rhonda of Horatio, and Jimmy Brewer of Longview, Texas, a step-daughter Nan Brewer of Watervliet, New York, an ex-daughter-in-law, Linda Pickering of Waldo, Arkansas, one brother and sister-in-law, Junior and Sue McDonald of Lockesburg, Arkansas, four sisters and brothers-in-law, Sue and Henry Bennett of Houma, Louisiana, Wanda Bagwell, Billie and Charles Ramasco, and Verda and Dan Bohannon, all of Horatio, twelve grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.
A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, October 6, 2012, in the Old Center Cemetery, Horatio.