BRENDA WEST-YARBROUGHMarch 20th, 2020 | Paid Obituary
Brenda Joyce West-Yarbrough, 63 passed on March 5, 2020. Her funeral service will be held on March 21, 2020 at 11 am at Trinity FGMB Church 2523 Sugden Street Texarkana, TX 75501. Viewing will be held at Jones-Stuart Mortuary on March 20th from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. She will be laid to rest at Chapelwood Memorial Gardens. Brenda was born to the late Trudie Bell Bailey and Algie Hall on February 5th, 1957 in Texarkana, Texas. She was a graduate of Texas High School Class of 1975. She began her educational journey earning college credits at Texarkana College ,thereafter she was employed at Howard's and Kmart were she flourished in the retail department and then transitioned to productions at Colgate Palmolive where she blossomed and became a supervisor until she retired due to failing health. She accepted Christ at an early age, but it was at Trinity FGMB Church where she enhanced her knowledge of the Lord, found her church family and became a faithful servant. She was a prideful President over Mission, Culinary, Sunday School Secretary, Caretaker of the Church and her fondest position was welcoming members and guest on Sundays. She married Donald Yarbrough in 2014 at that point she dedicated her life to be a committed and caring wife. Brenda leaves to cherish her memory: Donald Yarbrough husband, Hollie Smith-Okorji (Eze) daughter, Dan Allen Graves, bonus son, Othie Henderson (Eunice) brother, Jay Iles (Frances) brother. Da'Juan, Ronald and Xavier (grandsons). Margo (Darrell), Moneik, Carla (Tommie), Tony (Stacy) nieces and nephews, Janet Link (Close friend), Evangelist Erma Brett (Church Mother), Quondreika Martin (Goddaughter), and a host of friends and family! She was preceded in death by Jessie Daniels (Brother), Trudie Bailey (Mother), Algie Hall (Father) and Conequa Holmes-Mathewis (Daughter).