Paula Joan Bass Brewer, age 72, passed peacefully Aug. 4, in Pensacola, FL, surrounded by the ones she laughed with, lived for, and loved.
She was born to Paul and Esther Bass on Sept. 30, 1940, in Port St. Joe, Fl. She married the late Jerry C. Brewer of Richmond, IN, Feb. 7, 1959, and had made Gulf Breeze, FL, her home since 1979. Paula was a kind and gentle soul who had an intense love for family and a passion for kayaking and other outdoor events. She was looking forward to her first great-grandchild to be born in January.
Paula was predeceased by her husband, Jerry; son, Jerry Paul; mother and daddy, Paul and Esther Bass; sister, Anita; and brother, Steven.
She will be remembered in love and her memories will be deeply cherished by her family and friends: daughter and son-in-law, Lita and Troy Basham, Pensacola, Fl; grandchildren Stephen and Joshua Bowers, Pueblo, CO; Ashley (Dustin) Hicklen, Pensacola, FL; soul mate and best friend, Fred Griffin, Howard Creek, FL; sister and brother-in-law, Sandra and Fred Joines, Lakewood, Co; sister-in-law, Joyce Ketring, Dayton, OH; special nieces and nephews Kelly (Christoph) Joines, Slade (Shanna) Joines, Shane (Emily) Joines, Brendan, Sierra, Hunter, Lucas, Ivy; Ashlea Scarabin, Ayden, Joseph; Debbie Charnock and Brian Ketring.
Family graveside services will be held at Jehu Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.