Big Stone Gap, VA – Brenda Chandler, 67, a loving wife and mother went to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 30, 2017, at Wellmont Lonesome Pine Hospital in Big Stone Gap. She had been a homemaker and was of the Pentecostal faith.
She was preceded in death by her father, Johnny Deal; her mother, Julia Deal; her daughter, Donna K. Chandler and her grandson, Austin Joseph Bolling.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Gene M. Chandler of the home; her daughters Regina Bolling & husband Kevin, Sr. of Wise, VA, Debbie Hatfield & husband Jamey of Appalachia, VA and Christy Allen & husband Derrick Allen of Big Stone Gap, VA; her son, Monroe Chandler & wife Jody of Big Stone Gap, VA; her sisters, Linda Powers & husband Mike of Tennessee, Jean Rise of Kentucky and Jeanette Lewis and husband Don of Tennessee; her brother, Don Deal and wife Lorraine of Kentucky; her grandchildren, Jason Hatfield & wife Alissa, Johnathan Chandler, Brenda Hatfield, Breanna Rentfrow & husband Bryan, Jasmine Mays and husband Justin, Derrick Allen, Jr. and Kevin Bolling, Jr. and her great-grandchildren, Paityn, Preslee, Ethan, Breelyn, Oaklee, Anna, and Anessa.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, April 1, 2017, from 11:00am to 1:00pm at Gilliam Funeral Home, 618 Wood Ave. W., Big Stone Gap, VA. Funeral services will be held at 1:00pm with Pastor Lester Sturgill officiating. Graveside services will follow at Powell Valley Memorial Gardens, Big Stone Gap, VA. Her grandchildren and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Gilliam Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Brenda Chandler.
You may go online to view the obituary at www.gilliamfuneralhome.com.
618 Wood Ave. West
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219