Brenda Bacon Brewer, 69, of Knoxville, formerly of Oak Ridge, Morristown and Greeneville passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 at Parkwest Medical Center. She was born March 12, 1947 in Greeneville to parents Robert Eugene Bacon, Sr. and Edith Hensley Bacon. Brenda was a teacher with Oak Ridge City Schools and was a member of Oak Ridge Retired Teachers, a member of First Baptist Church, Oak Ridge and was President of the Ecumenical Storehouse. She is survived by husband of 46 years, Terry Brewer; son, Sean Brewer and wife, Jenny; grandchildren, Evan Brewer and Abby Brewer; brother, Bobby Bacon; aunt, Ruby Hartman; uncle, Jim Hensley; nieces and nephew, Desiree Wade, Matthew Bacon and Julia Noe; and many, many cousins. The family will receive friends, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Oak Ridge with the memorial service beginning at 2:30 p.m. with the Rev. Rory Naeve officiating. The family requests in lieu of flowers donations be made to Ecumenical Storehouse, PO Box 7057, Oak Ridge, TN 37831. Arrangements by Weatherford Mortuary. This obituary was originally published in the Citizen Tribune.
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