June 25, 2020
JoAnn Brewer passed away peacefully in her Hohenwald home on the afternoon of June 17, 2020 surrounded by family.
She was born April 11, 1941 in San Francisco, California to the late Loretta Leicht Kinstler.
Ms. Brewer was retired from Dana Corporation where she worked in accounts payable. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Lobelville.
JoAnn enjoyed spending time in her garden, sewing, and working in her yard. Her greatest enjoyment was spending time with her family, especially with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Along with her mother, she was preceded in death by her adopted father, Gerald Kinstler; brother, Edward Kinstler; sister, Carol Kinstler; and her son, Rick Brewer.
Ms. Brewer is survived by her sons, Ray (Virginia) Brewer Jr, Ronnie (Lisa) Brewer and Robert (Regina) Brewer; her daughter, Melanie (Brian) Maher; daughter in law Lori Brewer; a brother, Jerry Kinstler; a sister, Kathleen Ossey; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was held Sunday, June 22, 2020 at 2 p.m. with Brother Jimmy Andrews officiating. Burial followed in Downey Cemetery.
Adair Funeral and Cremation Services assisted the family with arrangements.