Margie Liew Brewer, age 61, of Mt. Vernon, Ind., died Sunday morning Feb. 10, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
She was born Oct. 23, 1951, in Anderson, Ind., the daughter of William and Mary (Turner) Griffey. She married Bobby Jack Brewer on August 2, 2005, at Anderson, Ind.
Margie had worked in military pay for the U.S. Government until her retirement. She was an ordained minister from the Interdenomination Gospel Missions. She did youth and children ministry at Central Community Chapel, Church of Christ Union in Anderson, Ind., for 18 years. She was also a member of Mt. Vernon, Ind., First Church of the Nazarene where she was in charge of the children’s ministry.
She is survived by her husband, Bobby Jack; a step-son, Johnson D. Brewer of Marion, Ind.; nieces and nephews, Cortney Burlison, Aaron Stewart, Kathy Matthews, David Mathley, Keith Mathley, and Neal Mathley; four grandchildren, Carson and Bishop Scott Brewer and Logan and Johnathan Nabors; three sisters, Pauletta Mathley of Georgia, Wilma Nicolay of Indianapolis and Estina Thurman of Evansville, Ind.,; and several great-nephews and -nieces.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at the First Church of the Nazarene in Mt. Vernon, Ind., with the Rev. Myers Hyman officiating. Vistitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at the Stendeback Family Funeral Home at 1330 E. 4th St., Mt. Vernon, Ind. A funeral will also be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday Feb. 15, 2013, at the Ashland, Ky., First Church of the Nazarene with burial in Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland, Ky. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time. Online condolences may be left at stendebackfamilyfuneralhome.com.