Brenda W. Smith, 71, of Lithonia passed away Monday August 12, 2019 at Emory Decatur Hospital.
Born October 5, 1947 to the late Russ and Charlotte Wilson, she was a lifelong resident of Dekalb County. A homemaker at her death, she was formerly employed as a beautician at Wesley Chapel Coiffeurs. She was an active member of Macedonia Baptist Church in Decatur where she was dedicated to her work in the church and she was also very devoted to her family. Brenda was also preceded in death by her sister, Joan Ingram; and brothers, Jerry Wilson and Johnny Wilson.
Surviving are her husband of 54 years, Glenn Smith, Lithonia; sons and daughter in law, Glenn “Bucky” and Lori Smith, Evans, GA, Lonnie Russell “Rusty” Smith, Lithonia, Randall Smith and his fiancé, Stacey Brazel, Conyers; 12 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; brothers and sisters in law, Jack D. and Phyllis Wilson, McDonough, Philip and Carol Wilson, Conyers, Nancy Wilson, McDonough; brother in law, Donnie Ingram, Athens; and a number of other relatives.
Funeral services will be held Friday August 16, 2019 at 12 noon at Bearden Funeral Home Chapel. Terry Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in the Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 4 until 8 at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at www.beardenfuneralhome.com.
Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, GA.
Funeral services will be held Friday August 16, 2019 at 12 noon at Bearden Funeral Home Chapel.