Eva Smithson Brimer

March 25, 1960 - September 14, 2003

03/25/1960 - 09/14/2003

Past Services

Tuesday September 16, 2003
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Providence Independent Baptist Church
501 Providence Road
Chesapeake, VA 23325
757-420-6377 | Directions
Tuesday September 16, 2003
11:00 am
Providenc e Independent Baptist Church
501 Providence Road
Chesapeake, VA 23325
757-420-6377 | Directions
Tuesday September 16, 2003
2:00 pm
Westlawn Cemetery
Cambridge, OH
740-432-3210 | Directions


Eva Smithson Brimer, 43, went to be with the Lord on September 14, 2003. She was born in Pasquotank County, North Carolina to Vernon and Geralene Smithson and was a member of the Providence Independent Baptist Church in Chesapeake.

Besides her parents she is survived by her husband, David Richard Brimer; three children, Russell, Nathaniel and Rebecca Brimer; father and mother-in-law, Maurice S. and Nora Mae Brimer of Norfolk; two sisters and three brothers, Vernon Dillard Smithson of Willow Spring, North Carolina, Joseph Wayne and Timothy Loniel Smithson, Sarah Burgess and her husband, Benji and Cheryl Ann Bright and her husband, Dennis, all of Elizabeth City, North Carolina.

A funeral service will be held at the Providence Independent Baptist Church on Tuesday, September 16, 2003 at 11:00am with visitation at the church one hour prior to the funeral.
Burial will follow at 2:00pm in the Westlawn Cemetery in Elizabeth City, North Carolina.

Altmeyer Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Condolences may be shared with the family at altmeyer.com

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8 years ago

Being at a loss for words is not one of my attributes, but what do you say to someone that has lost their mate,the Mother of their children,the rock of their family? Dave I will miss her. I feel your name should be Job. Stanley said you have been through so much.

Gerry Vaughn
8 years ago

David and Children: So sorry to hear about your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you during this time of grief.

Sincerely, Gerry Vaughn

Larry and T.J. McKinney
8 years ago

David Brimer,

T.J. and I are truly sorry for your loss. It seemed so quick. It makes a person really think just how vulnerable we all are. If there is anything we can ever do please don’t hesitate to call. You and yours are in our prayers.

Larry and T.J. McKinney

Laura Ralls Kline
8 years ago

David, I just wanted to send a note to let you know how terribly sorry I am about your loss.I have been praying for you and your family since I heard about the loss.If there is anything I can do I would be more than happy to.

Sincerely, Laura

Beverly Ray
8 years ago

Dear David and family,I am so sorry to hear about Eva.If there is anything i can do to help please let me know.My family is praying for you and i know that God will see you through this, Love and Prayers Beverly and Kelly Ray

Mr. and Mrs. Mappin and family
8 years ago

I am so sorry for your loss. Dave, you and your family are so special to us and Eva will be sorely missed and forever in our hearts. Take comfort knowing that one day you will be reunited with her. Oh! what a glorious day that will be, when my Jesus I shall see…….

We’re here for you and your family.

God Bless,

Mike and Nelly Mappin and children

Jeff Carroll, USPS
8 years ago

May God bless and comfort David, the children, family and loved ones of Eva.

Our prayers are with you all.

Jeff and Sandy Carroll

Leslie Routon
8 years ago

My friend Cheryl Whittaker told me about Eva and I have been praying for your family.

I want to extend my deepest sympathies and also let you know I will keep your family in my prayers.

Stephen C. Nowell II
8 years ago

My sympathies are with you and all of the family at this time. I remember Eva Smithson fondly from Mrs. Jackson’s first grade class till graduation at Albemarle Academy, she was a very sweet and personable person and I believe everyone liked Eva, she was quite a lady. My condolences.

Steve Nowell II

Mr & Mrs Joesph Creech Jr
8 years ago

Our Hearts & Prayers go out to your family . In Christian Love.

Joe & Betty Creech.

Beth and Gary Sawyer
8 years ago

Thinking of your family at this very sad time. You are all in our prayers.

Keith and Marla Herndon
8 years ago

We are praying for you at this time.

Love, Keith and Marla, Hunter, Austin, Jared, and Joshua Herndon

in Romania

Betsy and Charles Meads
8 years ago

We are so sorry that you lost EVA,

our thoughts and prayers are with you.