Denny H (Bubba) Brewer, lll passed away on January 24, 2014 in Orlando, FL. He was a 7th generation Tennessean and was born January 9, 1957 at the Baptist Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee overlooking the University of Tennessee, which he dearly loved. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Gilkey-Brewer, his mother Carolyn Kincaid Brewer, his father Denny H. (Jack) Brewer, Jr., his sister Melissa Leigh Brewer Didier and his niece, Gabriella Celeste Torres. Bubba graduated from McMinn County High School in 1975, the University of Tennessee with a BS in Finance and where he finished first in his class in Finance in 1979. He then attended Louisiana State University on a fellowship and in 1980 graduated with an MBA. Upon graduation he worked in banking in both Dallas and Orlando. It was in Orlando where he met his wife Sharon. They were married in 1989 and spent their married lives in the Winter Park area of Orlando. Not long after they were married he assisted his wife in establishing her very well known design firm, Montanna and Associates. He was a licensed real estate agent and a broker. He was also involved in home building and other business endeavors.
Funeral Arrangements will be handled by Smith Funeral & Cremation Services. A memorial service will be held on Monday, February 10 at 2PM in the Smith Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel in Athens, Tennessee.
There is also to be a celebration of Bubba’s life on Friday, February 21st at 5pm at Casa Feliz in Winter Park, Florida for Bubba’s and Sharon’s many friends.
To share a memory with the family visit www.BaldwinCremation.com.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers any memorials be sent to the Tennessee Fund at the University of Tennessee in support of the Brewer Family Football Scholarship Endowment.