10/7/2019 12:51:00 PM Hulbert C. Brewer, Sr., 86, Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home
Hulbert C. Brewer, Sr., 86, of Holton died at 8 a.m., Saturday, October 5, 2019, at his home.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home in Versailles with Rev. Ty Choate of the Hopewell Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be at Cliff Hill Cemetery in Versailles with military graveside rites by the Versailles American Legion. Visitation will be on Tuesday, October 8, 2019, from 5 to 8 p.m. with the Holton Masonic Lodge conducting services at 8 p.m.
Mr. Brewer was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean Conflict. He was a brick mason where he worked independently as well as union. He also farmed and in retirement he spent eight years as a driver for Catch-a-Ride. Mr. Brewer played the mandolin and he enjoyed collecting knives and watches. He was a 58-year member of the Naomi Primitive Baptist Church in Wolfe County, Kentucky, a 52-year member of the Holton Masonic Lodge, 58-year member of the Bricklayers' Union, and was also a member of the Shriners and the Indianapolis Valley Scottish Rite.
Born September 8, 1933, near Rogers in Wolfe County, Kentucky, Mr. Brewer was the son of William and Laura Bryant Brewer. He married Ruby King January 19, 1952, and she survives.
Other survivors include sons William (Linda), Hulbert C. (Hallie Silverthorne), Jr., and Frank Brewer, all of Holton; daughters, Teresa Sandlin of Louisville, Tennessee, and Kim (Chuck) Klein of Indianapolis; 14 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Brewer was preceded in death by his parents; six sisters; and five brothers.
Memorials may be given to the Cliff Hill Cemetery or the Holton Masonic Lodge in care of the funeral home.