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Obituaries

May 18, 2013

William C. “Billy” Brewer

TILTON — TILTON — William C. “Billy” Brewer, 25, of Tilton, and formerly of Georgetown, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2013.

He was born on May 3, 1988, in Danville, to Jim and Charla (Snook) Brewer Sr.

He is survived by his parents, Jim and Charla Brewer Sr. of Tilton; one brother, Jimmy (Venissa McNeely) Brewer of Port Angeles, Wash.; one sister, Kayla Lynn Brewer of Danville and one soon-to-be-born nephew, Matthew; grandparents, Charles and Linda Snook of Westville and Judith and Kenny Gray of Danville; one great grandma “My Little Buddy” Ada Marie Snook of Westville; one uncle, Charles (Deanna) Snook Jr. of Westville; one cousin, Heather Marie (Snook) Davis of Westville; and an abundance of family and friends who will miss him.

Billy was preceded in death by one great grandma, Lois Potter; one great grandpa, William Harvey Snook; one uncle, James Homer Bell; and one aunt, Connie Sue Miles.

Billy graduated from Georgetown High School with the class of 2006. He continued his education and became a licensed EMT because saving lives was his passion. Billy was charismatic and had an awesome sense of humor; everyone smiled when he walked into a room. He enjoyed cooking out, fishing, hunting mushrooms, playing pool and spending time with family, friends and his dog, Daisy.

A service to celebrate the life of Billy Brewer will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Second Church of Christ, 3350 E. Voorhees St., Danville, with Rev. Drew Mentzer officiating. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at Second Church of Christ, Danville.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Jim and Charla Brewer, to help with funeral costs.

Please join Billy’s family in sharing memories, photos and video of his life through his tribute wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com.

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