Brenda Jones Markham
December 29, 1951 - October 16, 2021
Brenda Jones Markham, 69, of Landis, passed away Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021, at the Tucker Hospice House, after a courageous battle with cancer for the last five years.
She was born Dec. 29, 1951, in Mecklenburg County, the daughter of the late James D. Jones and Dulcie Shinn Jones.
Brenda worked many years as a CPA, office manager and a Real Estate broker. Brenda obtained her B.S. in accounting from UNC-Charlotte. She was a member of Kannapolis Church of God. Brenda was always family oriented. She was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother and grandmother. Brenda was also an avid reader.
The funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 22, at Kannapolis Church of God officiated by Dr. Greg Sloop, assisted by retired Pastor Sam Crisp. Her family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m., at the church, prior to the service.
Brenda is survived by her husband of 49 years, William J Markham Jr.; two sons, Major William J. Markham III, retired U.S.M.C., and Michael Christopher Markham (Candice); three grandchildren, Michael Jr., Vivian and Abigail; brother, Bruce Douglas Jones (Rebecca); and three nieces.
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Published by Concord & Kannapolis Independent Tribune from Oct. 21 to Oct. 22, 2021.