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Celebrating the life of

Michael Emmett Brewer

Passed away on December 12, 2023

Michael Emmett Brewer

Michael Emmett Brewer, 79, passed away Tuesday, December 12, 2023, at Hospice Savannah.  He was born September 7, 1944, in Savannah, GA to the late Willard Emmett Brewer and Gertrude Marie Louis Brewer.  He was a machinist for many years, having worked for Savannah Machine and Foundry, and was a member of the I.A.M. Union.  Mr. Brewer served in the National Guard.  He was also a member of Ryan Excavator’s, and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.

Mr. Brewer was a longtime vendor at Keller's Flea Market, he enjoyed meeting customers and making lifelong friends.  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Brewer, and his sister, Patricia Pagan.

Surviving is his wife of 53 years, Patricia Sanders Brewer, daughter, Deana Vazquez (Orlando), seven grandchildren, Christopher Vazquez, Bradley Vazquez, Daniel Vazquez, Caleb Vazquez, David Vazquez, Josiah Vazquez, and Isaac Vazquez, and three great-grandchildren, Benjamin, Joseph, and Rachel, and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be, 5:00 until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, December 14, 2023, at Fox & Weeks, Hodgson Chapel.

Graveside Service will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, December 15, 2023, at Hillcrest Abbey Memorial Park.

Remembrances may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.  



Patricia....I'm so sorry to hear of Michael's passing. I just found out about it today (12/14) at 4:30 pm. Anne and I send our condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you! All our love, Tommy

- Thomas E Sexton, Guyton, GA

Patricia and Deana(DD), Sending prayers for comfort, peace, and strength in the loss of Michael. Your family will always be in my memories of growing up on Shipyard Creek.

- Carol Keelie Reed, Savannah, GA

We do not get the newspaper..SO sorry to miss this. I remember these cousins...and we used to see each other least at church! ..loved their mother and dad...and dear Aunt Bert..and Uncle Johnny..

- Helen Heidt Marshall(spouse: Murray Stewart Marshall), Savannah, Ga, 31419

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel