Brenda Jean Thomas Lyles-Bass
1955 - 2021
Brenda Jean Thomas Lyles-Bass

October 16, 1955 - January 4, 2021

Graveside service for Brenda Lyles-Bass, 65, of Opelika, AL, will be at 12:00 noon, Saturday, January 9, 2021, at Westview Cemetery, 700 Westivew Drive, Auburn, AL 36830, Reverend Henry Ligon will officiate.

Mrs. Bass, who passed away Monday, January 4, 2021 at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika, AL, was born October 16, 1955 in Macon County, Alabama.

Public viewing for Mrs. Bass will be Friday, January 8, 2021, from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

She leaves to cherish her memory: five children, Christopher Lyles, Jeffrey (Latasha) Lyles, Jacqueline Felicia Lyles, Camerial (Anthony) Rowe and Aretha "Latasha" Lyles (John) all of Opelika, AL; three brothers, Frank (Marilyn) Marshall, Jr. of Opelika, AL, Steve Thomas of Auburn, AL and Bobby Marshall of Syracuse, NY; two sisters, Barbara Dorsey of Opelika, AL and Valerie Marshall of Auburn, AL; fifteen grandchildren, Brentoria Tanner, Ebony Tanner, Jakiel Simmons, Myrteila (Dontavis) Welcher, Laderrian Prince (Raven), Jaderrian Prince, Mark Greathouse, Mychael Felton, Jefresia Gary, Jaquez Spinks, J'Aril Lyles, Jamir Thomas, Iikeem Colquitt, Brandon Howard and Jaquan Howard; nine great-grandchildren, Carmen Collier, Justin Patterson, Jaden Lyles, Karlee Patterson, Emori Beaver, Kyson Willis, Ivy Baker, Braxton Willis and Major Greathouse; three devoted nieces, Dr. Frankie (Felix) Bell, Charkeithia Dorsey and LeShunte Holland all of Opelika, AL; god-daughters, Vontressa Foreman and Sherry Brooks both of Auburn, AL; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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Published by The Opelika-Auburn News on Jan. 8, 2021.
Graveside service
Westview Cemetery
700 Westivew Drive, Auburn, Alabama
Funeral services provided by:
Harris Funeral Home, Inc.
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So sorry to hear of Ms. Brenda's passing. Rest in peace.
Margaret Young (Brown)
January 9, 2021
Jackie, my heart aches. I am just seeing Brenda´s obituary. I am so very sorry for all of you. She was too young! I have cherished memories with both of you and of course my dear friend, Leroy.
Alice Henderson Bell
January 9, 2021
RIP my sister you were love and truly will be missed. Praying for the family.
Nadine Payne
January 9, 2021
Sending my heartfelt condolences to your family, may God give each one of you the strength to make it through at this time of sorrow.
Pamela Spinks
January 8, 2021
With deepest sympathies, prayers and thoughts.
Sherry Boothe
January 8, 2021