Dr. Harold David Brewer, age 85 of Plant City was "pronounced dead" on November 5, 2012 at 3pm. He was born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was predeceased by his parents William D. and Viola Brewer and his brother William H. Brewer. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Lynn, his daughter, Cindy Gutowski (Gregg), his sons, Rodney (Karen), Les (Saira Khan), and Daniel (Robert Wilson); Grandchildren: Derik Gutowski (Michelle), Scott Gutowski, Kent Gutowski, Ryan Brewer (Deanna), Nicholas Brewer (Amanda); Great Grandchildren: Madison Brewer, Brooklyn Brewer, Tenley Brewer, and Annabelle Gutowski. He attended Pharmacy School at Ole Miss and Medical School at University of Mississippi.
Dr. Brewer was involved in many civic and community organizations including Kiwanis Club, Plant City Entertainment, Plant City Chamber of Commerce, South Florida Baptist Hospital Foundation (Diamond and Denim), Toastmasters – Charter Member, Hillsborough County Medical Association, Plant City Photo Archives, University of Mississippi Family Practice Faculty, Relay for Life, Plant City High School Team Doctor, Boy Scouts of America, East Hillsborough Mental Health Association, The Spring, Elks Club, First United Methodist Church, Friends of the Library (Mystery Dinner Theater), Plant City Arts Council, and United Food Bank.
Dr. Brewer received several awards in his lifetime, including Plant City Citizen of the Year 1970, Plant City Photo Archives Heritage Award 2010, and Boy Scouts of America Distinquished Citizen Honoree 2011.
The family would like to acknowledge the excellent care given by SFBH and LifePath Hospice. Visitation with family and friends will be 6pm to 8pm Friday, November 9, 2012 at Wells Memorial and Event Center in Plant City. A Memorial Service will take place at 11 am on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at First United Methodist Church in Plant City.
In lieu of flowers the family has requested memorial donations to Bruton Memorial Library, PC Photo Archives, PC Entertainment, SFBH Foundation and Madison's Mission (http://helpmadisonsmission.blogspot.com).