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March 27, 2014

Barbara Jane Brewer, 66; New Albany

— Funeral services for Barbara Jane Brewer, 66, New Albany, will be at 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 28, at Chapman Funeral Home, Clarksville, with burial in Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Jeffersonville. She died Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at her home.

She was born in Malden, Ma., and was a retired environmental services worker for Floyd Memorial Hospital.

Survivors include her husband, John Brewer; two sons, Timothy James O'Meara and Dennis Wayne O'Meara, both of New Albany; sisters, Bonita Shaw, Marysville, Cheralyn McCallister, New Albany, Linda Karsner, Jeffersonville, Diana Lemmon, Taswell and Lorraine "Riggie" Karsner, Jeffersonville; brothers, Darryl Karsner, Sellersburg, Wendell Karsner, Sellersburg, and Randall Karsner, Jeffersonville; grandchildren, Kimberly Ann O'Meara, Indianapolis, Mary Lynn O'Meara, New Albany, Alexis Pinckford, Campbellsville, Ky., Johnny Chapman, Sellersburg, Jennifer Elaine Chapman, New Albany, and Jacob Chapman, Sellersburg; and a great-granddaughter, Kaylee O'Meara.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lester and Alta Louise Miller Thompson, a brother, David Wayne Thompson, and a grandson, Timothy Michael O'Meara.

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p,m. Thursday, and from noon to 2:30 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.

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