Posted By:Jan
Subject:Ila LouEllen Nicholson Brewer, 83, SC/FL/VA, obit; w/o George Frank Brewer
Post Date:April 24, 2010 at 12:56:07
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Abingdon, VA - Ila LouEllen Nicholson Brewer, 83, went to
be with the Lord on Friday, April 23, 2010.

She was born in Tamassee, SC, and had lived in North and
South Carolina until retiring to Florida, where she lived
until moving to Abingdon, VA, three years ago.

She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Her grand-
children were the most precious part of her life. She
attended Abingdon United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Pete and
Elizabeth Lay Winchester Nicholson; an infant daughter,
Janice Arlene Brewer; siblings, Frank Winchester, Betty
McKendree, Nancy Dooley, Peggy Sue Ramey, and Pete

She is survived by her husband, George Frank Brewer; her
son, Tony Brewer and wife Cindy of Abingdon, VA; grand-
children, Ashley Fernheimer and husband Justin of
Chesapeake, VA, Phillip Brewer and Emily Brewer, both of
Abingdon, VA; brother, Bob Nicholson and wife Linda of
Live Oak, FL; sister, Martha Anderson and husband Andy of
Summerfield, FL; special sister-in-law, Runella Winchester
of SC; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at Farris Funeral Service
for one hour prior to the service on Monday.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m., Monday, April
26, 2010, in the Main Street Chapel of Farris Funeral
Service with Rev. Walter Weikel officiating.

Interment will follow in Forest Hills Memory Gardens in
Abingdon. Pallbearers will be Phillip Brewer, Justin
Fernheimer, Michael Kenley, Christopher Yon, Bill White,
and Ralph White.

Those wishing to express sympathy online may do so by

and signing the online guestbook. Farris Funeral Service,
427 E. Main St. Abingdon, VA 24210 (276) 623-2700 is
serving the family of Mrs. Brewer.

Published in Bristol Herald Courier on April 24, 2010