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Brenda WaggonerPassing: June 29, 2019


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Saturday, July 6th @ 10:30 a.m.


Chastain Funeral Home

Friday, July 5th @ 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Fairview Cemetery

Saturday, July 6th

Lake Kiowa, Texas – Brenda Kay Waggoner, 77, formerly of Orleans, Indiana, passed away while tending to her garden on Saturday, June 29, 2019. 

She was born in the family home on November 16, 1941, in Huron, Indiana to her parents, James Frederick and Agnes Irene (Jones) Blevins.  Brenda graduated from Huron High School with the class of 1959.  She married Jack Earl Waggoner on June 30, 1961, who preceded her in death on September 23, 2007.

Brenda worked for many years as a nurse’s aide at Bedford Medical Center and the Mitchell Manor Nursing Home.  While her three boys were in Orleans Elementary School, she worked as a lunch room and playground monitor.  Her memberships include Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Orleans, Indiana, and attended the First Baptist Church of Collinsville, Texas, Phi Beta Psi Sorority, Walk-A-Thon for American Cancer Society, Master Gardeners and Lake Kiowa Women’s Club and Garden Club.

She is survived by three sons,
Bryan Lee Waggoner of Pompano Beach, Florida
Ryan Len Waggoner and his wife, April (Holderman) Waggoner of Lake Kiowa, Texas
Kevin Dee Waggoner and his fiancée, Katia Crabtree of Noblesville, Indiana
Grant Lee and Lindsey Nicole Waggoner
James Carl Blevins and his wife, Patricia Ann (Burton) Blevins of Norman, Indiana
five nieces and nephews                        

Her parents and husband preceded her in death.

The funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Mitchell, Indiana.  Reverend Corey Rash and Reverend Bud Kielhorn will officiate.  Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery in Orleans, Indiana.

Friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Friday, July 5th from 4:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

A memorial service will be conducted by Theta Epsilon Chapter of Phi Beta Psi Sorority at 7:30 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mount Pleasant Baptist Church Fund in Brenda’s memory.

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8 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Kelly S Trowbridge (Terrell) | http://Troy ILL
    Date: August 6, 2019
    So sorry for your loss i remember her and the Family well her parents were very close friends of my parents Mr And Mrs Max Terrell of Huron In.
  2. Guest: Maria L Rucci | http://Tamarac, Florida
    Date: July 3, 2019
    My deepest condolences to the family. Bryan, you always talked of your Mom and I felt like I knew her personally. Praying for strength and comfort, may your memories keep you strong.
  3. Guest: Ken Dunn | http://Fort Lauderdale Florida 33334
    Date: July 3, 2019
    To Bryan and family My sincere condolences on the sudden loss of your mother. Her obituary was beautiful and very well written. I'll be thinking of you during this difficult time. Ken
    Date: July 3, 2019
    My sincere sympathies on the loss of your mother Brenda To my dear friend Bryan and his brothers Ryan and Kevin. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers!!! Sue Lively
  5. Guest: Sue (Pridemore) Conolty | http://Largo Fl 33774
    Date: July 3, 2019
    So sorry to read of Brenda's passing, we were longtime friends in Huron. Prayers for the family.
  6. Guest: Victiria Tritle Graves | http://Orleans
    Date: July 3, 2019
    Bryan, Ryan and Kevin, I sm so sorry for the loss of your precious Mom. She so loved all of you and truly wanted the best for each of you. You are in my prayers as you go through this difficult time.
  7. Guest: Yadi Gonzalez | http://Fishers
    Date: July 3, 2019
    Kevin and Katia, my deepest condolences. I am so sorry for your loss. It is never easy to see a mother go, but we always keep them in our hearts. There is a new angel in heaven. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family. Yadi G.
  8. Guest: Pete & Sally Stenehjem | http://Greenfield, In.
    Date: July 3, 2019
    Kevin &Katia We have you in our thoughts & prayers. Just know Jesus will carry you through this difficult time.