Services for Edgar M. “Dink” Brewer were Monday, April 10, 2017, at 1 p.m. from McClain-Hays Chapel. Burial was in High Hill Cemetery. McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Brewer, 93, of Brandon, died Friday, April 7, 2017, at Mississippi State Veterans Home.

He was a native and longtime resident of Neshoba County, but had been a resident of Rankin County for the past eight years.  Mr. Brewer was a member of High Hill Baptist Church.

He retired as sergeant of the United States Army after 20 years of service.  He had worked for 17 years at the Philadelphia Post Office.

Survivors include his daughters, Linda Robinson and Cindy Brewer; son, Eddie Brewer; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and sister, Henrietta Woods.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bett Brewer; son, Jeff Brewer; four sisters and three brothers.