- Cullman, Alabama

November 4, 2013

Dorothy May Joan Brewster

Hanceville Funeral Home

CULLMAN — Dorothy May Joan Brewster

Funeral services for Dorothy May Joan Brewster, 84, of Hanceville will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel, Phillip Wigley officiating, with interment in Jefferson Memorial Gardens in Trussville.

Hanceville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Brewster passed away Sunday, Nov. 3, at Cullman Regional Medical Center. She was born Dec. 24, 1928, at the Lock House in Brimslade, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England. While born and raised in England, she became an Air Force bride and returned to the U.S. with her husband. She enjoyed traveling, volunteer work and eventually went back to school where she became a registered nurse. She enjoyed taking care of her patients and spending time with her family. She will be sorely missed.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles William Benger and Beatrice Laura Harvey Benger; and her husband, Larkin Paul Brewster Jr.

She is survived by her daughter, Renee (Rick) Lamar; two sons, John (Barbara) Brewster and Darryl (Tammie) Brewster; three grandchildren, Jeremiah (Amy) Jeffrey, Brandon Brewster and Alex Brewster; and great-grandchildren, Larkin P. Jeffrey and Kira Jeffrey.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.