Brenda passed away at home, in Vallejo CA, on February 15th. She was born on May 15, 1951 in Gainesville, TX.
Brenda retired from the State of California Franchise Tax Board in 2011 after 30 years of service. Throughout her life Brenda enjoyed laughing and spending time with her family and friends, playing in her pool league, traveling near and far, adventuring with her grand kids, listening to "good" music, reading books, and she was a beloved Dallas Cowboys fan.
She is preceded in death by her parents Nolan and Hazel Shaw. She is survived by her sisters Elaine Montgomery, Lou Ann Freeman, Debbie (Nelson) Newton; daughters Allyson Funk and Kate (Wayne) Stephens; grandchildren Tyler, Cameron, and Kaylie; her nieces, and nephew.
Published on March 28, 2017