Douglas C. Bremner, 67, of Flat Rock passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at Charles George VA Medical Center in Asheville.
Born in Ashland, VA, he was a son of the late Walter and Evelyn Chichester Bremner. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Debbie Lynne Theis, who died in 2008, and was the mother of Carrie Bremner and Tonya Soukup, and by his brothers, Walter “Spizzy” Bremner, Jr. and Donald Bremner. He had lived in Montana, Kansas, Illinois, Virginia and New Hampshire before moving to Henderson County in 1990.
Douglas graduated from Danville Community College where he received his automotive repair training. He served in the US Air Force for four years as a mechanic. He was stationed at Kalispell Air Force Station, Montana where he met his first wife. He pursued his career as a mechanic in each state where he had lived. Douglas attended the Bible Institute of Chicago. He devoted his life to his God, his family, his church family and to helping other people. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Gail Bremner of Flat Rock; daughters, Carrie Lynne Bremner of Taylors, SC; Tonya Yvette Bremner Soukup (Stevie) of Flat Rock; and Becca Fowler (Brandon) of Lincoln, NE; sons, Jon Maki of Flat Rock and Ryan Maki of Hendersonville; siblings, Robert Bremner, Sandra Abernathy, Jean Southall, Esther Gilman, Ernest, David, Kenneth, and Daniel Bremner, and Margaret Cobb; grandfather to Matthew, Chandler, Jordan, Morgan, Cayla, Christina, Raven, Jada, Kenneth and Samantha; and great-grandfather to Rilynn.
A memorial service was held at 2 PM Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Arden Seventh-day Adventist Church. The family received friends following the service at the church. A memorial service will also be held 2 PM Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Slash Christian Church in Ashland, VA. To assist with final expenses please visit www.tmcfunding.com.
Arden Seventh-day Adventist Church - Directions
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