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James Brewington Jr.

December 1, 2012 12:10 am

James Brewington Jr.

James W. Brewington Jr., 73, departed this life on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at Bowling Green Health and Rehabilitation Center.

"Champ," as he was fondly known, was born to James W. Brewington Sr. and Eleanor Langley on Feb. 25, 1939, in Greenville, N.C.

He leaves to cherish his memory his devoted wife, Reaver Delores Brewington; four sons, Michael Rene Brewington Sr., William Derek Brewington Sr., James William Brewington III and Jamie Chancellor Brewington; one daughter, Sharon Michelle Brewington; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a devoted uncle, Johnny Langley; one aunt; three stepchildren; two stepgrandchildren; two stepgreat-grandchildren; one brother-in-law; two sisters-in-law; and a host of other relatives and friends.

A viewing will be held from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, at C.W. Edwards Funeral Home, 16476 Richmond Turnpike, Bowling Green, Va. 22427, with the family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at St. John Baptist Church, 17080 South River Road, Woodford, Va. 22580. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Online condolences are available at cwedwardsfuner

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