Brenda Lee Boyd, 66, of Brownsville, Texas, passed away July 13, 2013, in a San Antonio hospital.

Services will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, July 25, at Memory Gardens of the Valley Mausoleum Chapel.

Brenda was born March 9, 1947, in Arizona. She is formerly of Mineral Wells. Brenda loved kids, especially her nieces and nephews. She was a school teacher, retired from the Brownsville School District where she made and remained friends with many throughout the years.

Brenda was preceded in death by her father, William Q. Boyd, mother, Gloria Martin Morris and stepfather, William H. Morris, Jr., and sister, Linda Boyd Lawhon. Brenda is survived by her sister, Debra Morris Sheikh; brother, William H. Morris III; nephews, James Michael Lawhon, Michael Lee Payne, and Jeffrey David Lawhon; niece, Michelle Ann Payne; numerous great-nieces and nephews, friends, and her beloved cats, Jinx and Blossom.

Condolences may be left at

Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home (940)325-4422.

Funeral Home

Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home
302 West Hubbard Street Mineral Wells, TX 76067
(940) 325-4422

Published in Brownsville Herald on July 22, 2013