On Feb. 22, 2013, Brenda's journey on earth came to an end. She was born Brenda Dale Hancock to Stanley Gilbert Hancock Sr. and Betty Henderson Hancock in Petersburg.
She was preceded in death by her son, Gerald Woodrow Hancock; mother, Betty; father, Stanley; and grandson, Dustin Doorman Jr.
She is survived by her stepmother, Judy Hancock; daughter, Abby Proffitt; brothers, Stanley Hancock Jr. (Kelly), Dallas Hancock (Laura), Preston Hancock (Pam), and Joseph Hancock (Tammy); three special friends, Carol Walker, Lisa Bruce, and Chris Curtis; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Ocran United Methodist Church with the Rev. James Blankenship and the Rev. Larry House conducting the service.