MITCHELL – Brenda Lou McNabb, 83, passed away peacefully Friday, September 29, 2023, at home in bed with her husband by her side.
Born July 4, 1940, in Silverville, she was the daughter of Reverend Frank Canada and Florence (Wright) Canada Carey. She married Larry McNabb on March 18, 1966 and he survives.
Brenda was a member of Mitchell Wesleyan Church. She worked at Bedford Regional Medical Center for 27 years as an x-ray transcriptionist . Brenda enjoyed shopping for purses, getting her nails done, and crocheting. Her family was her greatest joy.
Survivors include her husband, Larry McNabb of Mitchell; children, Greg A. (Richelle) Onley of Mitchell, Marsha K. (Kenny) Edwards of Mitchell, Don W. (JoDeana) McNabb of Mitchell, and Michelle R. (Jeff) Scholl of Mitchell; grandchildren, Ryan (Danielle), Heather (Robbie), Stephanie, Kyle, Whitney (Nathan), Mindy (Scott), Lucas, Lillie, Jacob, and Maggie; 17 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-granddaughter (and one on the way).
Her parents; twin brother, Roger Franklin Canada; and brother, Jerry Lee Canada, preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 3, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Steve Jones officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Tuesday at the funeral home.