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Boyd Brewer, age 62, of Somerset passed from this life on Monday, January 30, 2017 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
Boyd was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on September 4, 1954 to the late William and Lorraine Helton Brewer Collins.
He received his Bachelor’s degree in culinary Arts and was an Ordained Bishop with the Church of God. Boyd enjoyed serving others and the ministry work to which he was called. He was a volunteer Hospice chaplain and member of the Burnside Community Harvest Church of God. In his leisure Boyd enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking, gardening and woodworking. He was a Master Mason with the Masonic Lodge prior to his ordination as a Bishop.
Besides his parents; William and Lorraine, he is preceded in death by his brother; Tyrone Brewer and sister; Retha Diane Profitt.
He is survived by his wife Frances, daughter; Jenny Renee Atkins of Corbin. his step-son; William Paul (April) Mitchell of Corbin. Step daughters; Gretta Mitchell of Somerset and His sister Patricia Hull of Worthington Springs, Florida. One grandson; Jaxon Atkins, four step-grandchildren and 2 step-great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.
Celebration of life memorial service will be Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 12 noon at the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Rev. Tony Burton and Bro. Jamie Couch officiating. Military honors will be conducted by American Legion Post # 38 Honor Guard. Burial will be in the Mill Springs National Cemetery.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.