2018-08-01 / Obituaries

Brenda Lee Chavis

Mrs. Brenda Lee Chavis, age 53, of 1239 N. Main Street, departed this life Saturday, July 28, 2018 in Duke Regional Select Specialty Hospital in Durham. She was a native of Person County and a member of Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Timothy Wayne Chavis of the home; two daughters, Franicka Watlington and Timberly Chavis, both of Roxboro; two sons, Tyshun Williamson of Roxboro and Donald Paylor, Jr. of Huntington, West Virginia; three sisters, Evelyn Trotter of Roxboro, Carolyn Mukombe and Patricia McCain, both of Burlington; one brother, Thomas Stewart of Roxboro; five grandchildren; and a host of other additional relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be held Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1111 Oak Grove Mt. Zion Road, Roxboro, with the Rev. Clyde A. Glass, pastor, officiating and providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church Thursday one hour prior to the service from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. when the body will lie in state.

At other times, the family will receive friends at  3390 Virgilina Road, Roxboro, NC 27574.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mrs. Brenda Lee Chavis.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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