John Dale Brewbaker
John Dale Brewbaker, 87, of Macomb, died at 3:45 p.m., Thursday, June 11, 2009, at Heartland Health Care Center, Macomb.
He was born November 15, 1921, in Macomb, to Harry Clarence and Martha Jane Harmon Brewbaker. He married Lucille McMillan on March 7, 1941. She preceded him in death on November 30, 1994.
He was also preceded in death by one son, Stanley Brewbaker, and one sister, Dorothy Wheeler.
He is survived by one son, Marshall Brewbaker, Macomb; one daughter, Janice E. (David) Hope, Springfield; four grandchildren, Amy (Mark) Whiting, Jeremy (Sara) Semonis, Jeff (Kim) Brewbaker, Julie (Randall) Kimbrell; and ten great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his best-buddie and care giver, Becky Semonis.
He was a farmer and member of the McDonough County Farm Bureau. He served as President on the Farm Bureau Board and served on the Bardolph School Board.
Services will be at 11 a.m., Monday, June 15, 2009, at the Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m., Sunday, June 14, 2009.
Burial will be in Bushnell Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Jerusalem United Methodist Church or the McDonough County Animal Shelter.