Joy Brewer Himes
April 24, 1924  -  February 16, 2018

Joy Brewer Himes

Rose Lawn Funeral Home
2942 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze, FL  32563
Monday, February 19, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Joy Brewer Himes, 93, of Gulf Breeze, Florida passed away on Friday, February 16, 2018. in Pensacola Florida.

Born in Ashland, KY to Harry and Etta Brewer and Raised in Lewis County, KY with her brothers Robert, Curtis and twin sisters Jane and Janet.

Joy graduated from University of Kentucky with a degree in education and went on to teach Art in various locations among them Pensacola State College.

Married to Harvey Parker Himes and had 4 children: 2 daughters Sue Jane and Jenny who have passed away, her surviving children are her son Robert C. Himes of Portland TN and daughter Tommy Himes Carbone of Lillian, AL. She had 4 grand children and 5 great grand children.

Visitation will be held at Rose Lawn Funeral Home on Monday February 19, 2018 at 11 AM

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to your favorite charity in Joy's name.


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  1. Deborah Miller
    Franklin, TN

    Rob and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. It is never easy to give up a parent.

  2. Margaret
    Lillian, AL

    I wish I had known your Mother so I could tell her of the incredible woman she raised. My heart aches with you.

  3. Dennis and Cindy Sinn
    Summerdale, AL

    You are now free to fly with the angels!
    Tommy, our hearts ache for the pain you are feeling at the loss of your mother. Mothers are precious to daughters. I think about mine every day. We love you!!🙏🏻

  4. Barbara Stecz
    Pensacola, FL

    Happy Trails to you dear friend. Always, Barbara

  5. Cathy Preston Meadows
    Flatgap, Ky, KY

    Losing our mothers has taken its toll. Wishing you well.

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