Shawn Prewitt, 50, of Lake Brownwood passed away Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, following a brief illness.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at Lakeview Baptist Church with Danny Marney officiating; private interment will be held at a later date. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to services at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home of Brownwood. 

Shawn was born to Ben and Nadine (Bates) Prewitt on March 3, 1968, in Del Rio. He graduated from Blanket High School. He was a carpenter and framer in Brown County for many years. Shawn loved to make people laugh; he never met a stranger. He also enjoyed music and playing the guitar. Shawn married Jodi (Sherrin) Prewitt on Oct. 3, 2013, in Brown County. 

Shawn is survived by his loving wife, Jodi Prewitt of Lake Brownwood; father, Ben Prewitt of Brownwood; step-sons, Jason Qualley and wife Ana of The Woodlands, Ryan Qualley and Matt of Cypress; grandson, Karson Sherrin; and sister, Teresa Prewitt of Brownwood. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and other relatives. Shawn was blessed with many loving friends and numerous brothers, bros, and bruthas. 

He was preceded in death by mother, Nadine Prewitt; and two brothers, Danny Tarver and Steve Wetzel. 

The family would like to extend their gratitude to Bangs Nursing and Rehab, Solaris Hospice, and the Brown County community. 

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the Leukemia Foundation. Online condolences for the family are welcome at