Gwendolyn "Gwen" Irene Brewer, 84, of Mt. Holly passed away September 25, 2022 at Caromont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia. She was born on June 5, 1938 to the late Ed and Victoria Cochrane. She is also preceded in death by her son, Bill Randolph. Gwen currently attended the Upper Room Church in Belmont and was a previous member of North Main Street Baptist. She enjoyed traveling many states and Canada with her husband and loved trips to the mountains. Most of all, Gwen loved her family and grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband of over 40 years, Douglas "Doug" Brewer; sons, James Randolph, Steve Brewer, and David Brewer and wife Barbara; sisters, Katherine Oxendine, Ruby Cox and husband George; and Carolyn Lail and husband Marvin; brother, James Edward Cochrane and wife Teresa; 9 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren; and numerous friends.
A Memorial service to celebrate the life of Gwen will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at the Upper Room Church, 1405 Armstrong Ford Rd, Belmont, NC 28012, with Rev. Michael Brewer officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Gwen's name to the Upper Room Church, 1405 Armstrong Ford Rd., Belmont, NC 28012.