A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m., Monday, Dec. 13, 2010, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for S. Dean Brewer, age 80, of Dexter, who passed away Dec. 9, 2010. Dean was born July 12, 1930, in Hugo, Okla., to Ed and Buelah Brewer. Both parents preceded him in death, as well as a brother, Leon Brewer. He married Jackye Hughes on Feb. 10, 1969, in Alamogordo, N.M. She survives him at the family home. Dean was of the Baptist faith, and was owner/operator of Cobra Striping & Trucking.
He was a member of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, and he loved ranching, rodeoing and training horses. He loved his grandchildren with his whole heart and was very proud of them. Survivors include a son Roper Brewer and his wife, Chandra, of Roswell; two daughters, Tracye Burge and her husband, Scott, of Dexter, and Donna Hobbs Maldonado of Ruidoso; and a brother, Sid Brewer and his wife, Virginia, of Dexter.
He is also survived by six grandchildren: Shaye Burge, Dallye Burge, Kelsey Brewer, MaKenzzye Brewer, Kâ€™Dyn Brewer and Blayne Maldonado; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may pay respects online at www.lagronefuneralchapel s.com. Arrangements are under the direction of LaGrone Funeral Chapel.