Horace E. "Mac" Brevard

FORT DAVIS - Horace E. "Mac" Brevard, Jr., a longtime property owner and resident of the Davis Mountains Resort, died April 8, 2015. He was born in Gilmer June 3, 1922, and grew up in East Texas, McAllen and Fort Worth before his family settled in Houston. A graduate of Lamar High School and Rice University, he served in the U.S. Army as an artillery officer in the 41st Infantry Division in WWII. He met his wife, Georgia Marie Wert, while recuperating from serious wounds received in combat. They were married from Aug. 11, 1946, until her death on Oct. 14, 2012. He is survived by their children, Laurence, Richard, Theresa and James, four grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be May 2 at 11 am at the Davis Mountains Community Church. As he served as an EMT in the DMR Volunteer Fire Department for 16 years, donations to Jeff Davis County Mountain Medics would be appreciated in lieu of flowers.
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