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“Angie So sorry to hear about your mom. Keeping you and your family in my prayers.Donna Adams Brooks ”
1 of 20 | Posted by: Donna Adams Brooks

“Mona and Family, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. I pray that God be with you during these dark days. Lea Pemberton Parrish ”
2 of 20 | Posted by: Wanda Lea Pemberton Parrish

“OH OUR HEARTS BREAK.... BUT HEAVEN IS SINGING! We love Maxine and the girls so much. Please know you are in my prayers. ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: JAMES & JAN SANDERS

“Girls I am so sorry to hear about (Mac) She was such a wonderful lady. I have such loving memories of visitng with her and your dad. I know she is...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Tommy Davis

“Mona: I was so saddened to hear of Miss Maxine passing away. She was such a beautiful person, inside and out. I always enjoyed talking with her at...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: Barry Wells

“Dear Girls, I'm sorry I couldn't be there for ya'll. Maxine was always so very good to me and my family. One thing is forsure our parents are...Read More »
6 of 20 | Posted by: Connie Barks Bisett

“Dear Family of Maxine, the Manila High School Alumni & Class of 1942 send our heartfelt sympathy to you at this time. Maxine is being remembered and...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Manila High School Alumni & Class of 1942

“TO the Brewer girls and families.I'm so sorry about your Mom.she was a great lady!Sorry I Could't be there but you are in my thoughts and Prayers...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Sylvia James

“I am so sorry to hear that Maxine passed. She was a very special lady and was very good to my Dad and my sister, Diane and I when we visited. I...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Juanita Guymon Nache

“I mso sorry about your mothers passing I know she is happy in heaven with your dad rita grant ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: rita (honnoll) grant

“I m so sorry about your mom she was a very nice person i now you will miss her but i know she is happy in heaven rita grant ”
11 of 20 | Posted by: rita (honnoll) grant

“So sorry about mrs maxine.she was a very special lady.we will miss her deeply.may god be with you in your difficult times.John and Darlene Stull ”
12 of 20 | Posted by: John & Darlene Stull

“I am so sorry for your mother's passing. You and your family are in my prayers and my thoughts at this difficult time. ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Debbie Lassiter

“Maxine's Family I am so sorry for your heartache. I did not know Maxine for very long, but I liked and admired her. She was such a very precious...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Jo Ann Cardin

“Angie I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother. I pray God will comfort your heart. Gloria(Burnett)Curry ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Gloria Burnett Curry

“Aunt Maxine is just another flower in God's bouquet. Can't you just see her enjoying singing in that heavenly choir. Just know the Lord is our...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Brenda and James Robertson

“Mona and Family: I was so sad to hear of your Mothers passing. Know that you are in my heart and mind during this difficult time. She was a great...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Jon Taylor

“To all of the 5 girls and families. We are so sorry to hear about your Mom. She was always such a wonderful, caring and beautiful woman. She will be...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Don and Virginia(Murphy)Covey

“Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. ”
19 of 20 | Posted by: Tommy and Donna Reed

“I'm so sorry to hear about your mother's passing. She is with Don now...what a reunion she is having in Heaven with him and all of her friends and...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Ricky Philhours

Marjorie Maxine Brewer, age 85, of Leachville, the widow of Don Brewer who passed away in 1991, died Thursday at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Manila she was a lifelong area resident and a 1942 graduate of Manila High School. After raising her family she worked for the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service. She was involved in the care of the Box Elder Cemetery in the Geneva Community, a farming community north of Buckeye, Arkansas near Leachville, and was active in the Manila community through her membership in the Business and Professional Women's Organization. She enjoyed visiting with family and friends, frequenting local businesses and attending city functions. Mrs. Brewer was a member of the First Baptist Church in Leachville.

In addition to her husband Don she was preceded in death by her parents Joseph and Myrtle Mae Coins Samples.

Mrs. Brewer in survived by:

Donna Joy Sevin of Poplarville, MS
Judy Diane Williams of Maryville, TN
Susan Denice Rouse of Memphis, TN
Angie Maria Simpson of Little Rock, AR
Mona Dawn Broadaway of Jonesboro, AR

Alma Galyean of Oak Grove, LA

11 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great-grandchildren

Funeral Services will be 2PM Tuesday in the First Baptist Church in Leachville with Reverend David Price officiating. Burial will follow in the Box Elder Cemetery under the direction of Howard Funeral Service. Serving as pallbearers will be Dewey Sevin, Rusty Simpson, Bruce Broadaway, Brandon Rouse, Holden Broadaway, Benjamin Johnston and Hunter Broadaway serving as pallbearer absentia.

The family will receive visitors Monday evening from 6-8PM at the funeral home.

To sign the online guest register you are invited to log on to www.howardfuneralservice.com

Funeral Home
Howard Funeral Service
507 W State Highway 18 Manila, AR 72442
Tel. (870) 561-4511