Brenda Gates

November 16, 1953 - August 16, 2021


Obituary For Brenda Gates

With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Brenda Gates on August 16th, 2021.

Visitation will be from 4 to 6 pm on August 20th at the mortuary.

Funeral service will be at Sewell Mortuary Chapel at 10:00 AM on August 21st, 2021.

Interment will follow at Wadley Chapel CME Church in Hogansville Ga

Brenda Elaine Gates, was born November 16, 1953 in Hogansville
Georgia. She was the Daughter of the late OB and Katherine Brown.
She entered into eternal heaven to be with our heavenly father on
August 16, 2021 at East Alabama Medical Center Opelika, Alabama.

Brenda worked at East Alabama Medical Center for 18 years In the
Laundry department.

During her time away from work she enjoyed watching the Dallas
Cowboys and Auburn Tigers football games as well as listening to gospel

Left to cherish her loving memories are, her husband of 48 years James
Gates; six kids: Antonio Brown, Fredrick Brown, James Jerome Gates,
Jennifer Jones, Reginald Gates and Timothy Gates; sisters: Patricia
Cameron, Lillian Patterson, Glenda Rutledge, Kathy Grier, Angela Daniel;
Brothers: Joe Brown, Arthur Brown, The late Jarvis Brown, Stanley
Patterson, John Patterson, The late Kenneth Grier, Dennis Grier, Mark
Grier, Neil Grier, Derrick Grier; thirteen grandchildren, four great
grandchildren; and a host of other loving relatives and friends all of
whom will miss her dearly.





04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Sewell Mortuary
220 Charlie Patterson Rd
Grantville, GA 30220

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Funeral Service

10:00 AM

Sewell Mortuary
220 Charlie Patterson Rd
Grantville, GA 30220

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  • Mrs Brenda Gates was the best mom and mother-in Law to me for 10 years I love her Compassion and love that she had for her family she had the best smile ever when she walked in the room she just lit it up Mrs Brenda we will miss you love ❤️ always Demonica Gates and Jarontae Gates and family

  • Condolences to the family , RIP Brenda

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