De QUEEN, Ark.—Joyce Ann McDonald Brewer, 68, of Horatio, Ark., died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, in a De Queen hospital.

Mrs. Brewer was born July 3, 1944, in Texarkana, Ark. She was former bookkeeper for Brewer Logging, a homemaker and attended Williamson Community Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Louis Brewer.

Survivors include one son, Dub L. Brewer of Horatio; two stepsons, Johnny Brewer of Horatio and Jimmy Brewer of Longview, Texas; one stepdaughter, Nan Brewer of Watervliet, N.Y.; one brother, Junior McDonald of Lockesburg, Ark.; four sisters, Sue Bennett of Houma, La., Wanda Bagwell, Billie Ramasco and Verda Bohannon of Horatio; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Saturday in Old Center Cemetery under direction of Chandler Funeral Home.

Online registration is at

chandlerfuneral.com.



Published: 10/05/2012