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  • Brenda Christmas

Brenda Eubanks Christmas Mrs. Brenda Eubanks Christmas, 54, of Charlottesville, passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, Virginia. She was born on July 17, 1959, in Charlottesville, Virginia, to James Edward and Bessie Eubanks Spears. Brenda was preceded in death by a daughter, Tasha Eubanks. Brenda is survived by her parents; her husband, Thomas Christmas; one son, William "Maurice" Eubanks; two daughters, Toni LaToya Eubanks and Tyrice "Brittany" Eubanks all of Charlottesville, Virginia; two brothers, Lloyd Spears and his wife, Joyce, of Richmond, Virginia, and Donnie Spears of Charlottesville, Virginia; three sisters, Elaine Eubanks Douglas, Toni Spears Dowell both of Charlottesville, Virginia, and Loretta Spears Wayne of Esmont, Virginia; two grandchildren, Kaiden Turner and Caniquia Eubanks both of Charlottesville, Virginia; and a number of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends. Brenda was a loving, but no nonsense daughter, sister, aunt, mother, grandmother and friend. She was educated in Charlottesville City public schools. She collected and treasured elephants because they symbolized good luck, happiness, and longevity. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, October 4, 2013, at Covenant Church. Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the funeral service. Memorial contributions for Brenda Christmas may be made to J. F. Bell Funeral Home, 108 6th St., N.W., Charlottesville, VA 22903. J. F. Bell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.jfbellfuneralhome.com.

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  • Latif Beyah posted at 11:31 am on Fri, Oct 4, 2013.

    Latif Beyah Posts: 1

    To the family of Brenda Eubanks Christmas,
    May God bless you all during this difficult time. I share many good memories of Brenda and her sisters. She was "tuff" because she had to be. We all had to be. But she was always fair. May God receive her soul in heaven.

     
  • Mary Jackson posted at 4:39 pm on Wed, Oct 2, 2013.

    Mary Jackson Posts: 1

    To the family of Brenda Eubank's,
    We ask God to send his blessings to you during this tough time.
    Our blessings and prayers surround you with peace.

     
  • Cottin22 posted at 2:20 pm on Wed, Oct 2, 2013.

    Cottin22 Posts: 1

    To the family,

    May her forever present smile and her full of life spirit linger in your memory until you meet again; and may the grace of God keep you and comfort you in this time of transition. Keeping you all in my prayers.

    Rev. Carol Johnson

     
  • ronald ebony smith posted at 10:39 am on Wed, Oct 2, 2013.

    ronald ebony smith Posts: 2

    My dear friend Brenda ' Red '

     
  • lessie sims posted at 8:52 am on Wed, Oct 2, 2013.

    lessie sims Posts: 7

    To the Eubanks ,Christmas and Spears family

    Sending our deepest sympathy and love to all at this so sad of time
    Always remember the good times you shared together and always trust in GOD...He will guide you through the days ahead...

    Lessie Nelson Sims and family

     

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