Life of Roosevelt Brewton Jr.
On January 15,1969 in Candler County, GA Roosevelt Brewton, Jr. was born to Overseer Lillie West Brewton and the late Roosevelt Brewton, Sr. On October 13, 2022, due to a tragic accident, Roosevelt Jr. received his final orders and reported for his heavenly duties.
Roosevelt Jr was a very hard-working husband, father, papa, son and brother who loved his family dearly. He was united in Holy Matrimony to Carol Brewton on May 27,1989. To this union five children was born. He was preceded in death by his dad Roosevelt Brewton, Sr. and brother Marvin.
He was an active member of The Little Mission of God of Claxton, GA, founded by Overseer L.W. Brewton and the late Deacon Roosevelt Brewton Sr. Here he served as a faithful Minister of Music. He graduated from Claxton High School in 1988. Roosevelt Jr. obtained his certification in commercial truck driving in 1991 as well as automotive technology. He made his career in driving semi-trucks for 33 years for various companies. He was also employed with Evans County Board of Education and Bulloch County Sheriff’s Department for a short period of time. Roosevelt Jr also served a short time in Afghanistan where he was a mechanic specialist on MRAP military vehicles.
He leaves to cherish his memories a loving wife of 33 years Carol Brewton; five children La’Kendria (Jason) Gambrell of Lakeland, FL, Xzavious (InSuk) Brewton of Fayetteville, NC, Casey (Abrijana) Brewton of Hinesville, GA, Da’V’L (Nykia) Brewton of Columbus, GA and Ke’Shona Brewton of Kennesaw, GA; seven grandchildren Ai’Yanna Brewton, Laiyah Brewton, Ximara Brewton, Charlotte Gambrell, Carter Brewton, Chyloh Brewton and Caisyn Brewton.
Roosevelt Jr was also survived by his loving mother Overseer Lillie West Brewton; four brothers Melvin (Cathy) Brewton of Claxton, GA, Benjamin (Regina) Brewton of Savannah, GA, Clayton (Youlander) Brewton of Cordele, GA and Tony (Denise) Brewton of McDonough, GA and one sister Sarah Thompson of Vidalia, GA. A host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and co-workers.
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