In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband: James Gibson; second husband: William B. (Bill) McFarlane, Jr.; son: Brandon Gibson; and granddaughter: Justus D. Gibson.
Survivors include her son: Michael Gibson; bonus daughter: Sharon Mumpower and husband Jeff; bonus son: Christopher McFarlane and wife Amy; brother: Sid Absher and wife Roberta; grandchildren: Taylor Bartee and husband Cody, Kaleigh Wiseman, Elyssa Gibson, Courtney Gibson; great grandchildren: Harper Bartee and Piper Bartee ,and bonus grandchild: Collin McFarlane.
Per Brenda’s wishes, everything will be private.
Expressions of sympathy can be made on our Combs-Hess Funeral Service Facebook page. Combs – Hess Funeral Service, 291 Highway 71 Fincastle Road, Lebanon, VA 24266 (276) 889-4444 is serving the McFarlane family.