Born Thursday, May 8, 1947
Died Friday, February 7, 2020
Melvin D. Brewer, 72, of Muskogee, Oklahoma passed away Friday, February 7, 2020. He was born May 8, 1947 in Leon, Oklahoma to Charles and Ollie (Nichols) Brewer.
He married Darlene Brewer on October 18, 1995 in Muskogee, Oklahoma; who preceded him in death.
Melvin worked as a welder and foreman for a bridge manufacturing company when he retired.
Melvin was loved by many and will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Darlene Brewer; siblings, Charles Kaleb Brewer, Richard Brewer, Fred Pierce, Melva Epperson, Mary Ann, Robert Brewer, and Donald Brewer.
Melvin is survived by the mother of his children, Sherry Porterfield; son, Melvin Matthew Brewer and wife Misty, all of Muskogee; daughter, Amy Robbins and husband Jeff of Oaks, OK; step-children, Angela Harris and husband Robert, Tiffany Jones, of Muskogee, Daniel Morton and Steven Morton of Muskogee; siblings, Ray Brewer of Oklahoma City, James Brewer of Haskell, and Mae Green of Wagoner; grandchildren, Grayson Robbins, Mackenzy Robbins, Dalton Brewer, Chelsey Brewer, Zachary Jones, Michaela Jones, Kyle Cooper, Danyell Brewer, Dacota Chambers, Brandi Chambers, Joseph Morton, and Payton Harris; two great-grandchildren, Kalib Jones and Jonah Jones; along with other family members and friends.
Funeral services celebrating Melvin’s life will be 11AM, Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Ash Street Baptist Church with Rev. David Yarbrough officiating. Interment will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery with Dalton Brewer, Dacota Chambers, Zachary Jones, Kyle Cooper, Joseph Morton, and Garrett Reed serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Danyell Brewer, Mackenzy Robbins, Grayson Robbins, and Payton Harris.
Funeral services are under the direction of Cornerstone Funeral Home, 1830 N. York Street, Muskogee, OK. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.cornerstoneofmuskogee.com.
Monday, February 10th, 2020 - 12:00 PM to 05:30 PM - (CST) - Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematory
Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 - 09:00 AM to 08:00 PM - (CST) - Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematory
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 - 11:00 AM - (CST) - Ash Street Baptist Church