Brenda Tatum


IRVING, Texas — Ms. Brenda Tatum, 50, of Irving, Texas, formerly of Dumas passed away Wednesday, November 20, 2013, at Baylor Hospital of Irving, Texas.

Born June 14, 1963, in Dumas, she was a daughter of the late Elder E.C. and Lubertha Jones Tatum, Sr. She was a member of Open Door Church of Dallas and employed as a Pin Specialist for State Farm Insurance of Irving.

Survivors include one son, Chris Donaldson of Lancaster, Texas; two daughters, Alondria Perry Dallas, Alisha Tatum of Irving; five brothers, Alton Tatum, Elder E.C. Tatum, Jr., Tucker Tatum, Minister Dean Tatum all of Dumas, Dr. Glenn Tatum of Dallas; six sisters, Sarah Taylor of Dumas, Helen Barge, Martha Walton, Burnett Tatum, Patsy Bolden all of Dallas, Georgia Young of St. Louis; five grandchildren.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Friday, November 29, 2013, at Hunt Memorial COGIC in Dumas with Dr. Glenn Tatum officiating. Burial will be of Forrest Lawn Memorial Gardens in Pine Bluff by Brown Funeral Home of Dumas.

Family hour will be Friday, November 29, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. until time of services at Hunt Memorial COGIC. Online Register: www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.