Brenda Kay Lawson LeBlanc, 52, of Orange, died Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, in Beaumont. Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Monday, Jan. 11, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be Mr. Flipper Doolittle. Cremation will follow under the direction of Claybar Heaven of Rest Crematory. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m., Sunday at the funeral home.

Brenda was born on Oct. 14, 1957 in Phoenix, Ariz. She was the daughter of Julian and Edith Ybarra.

She is preceded in death by her father-in-law, Donald LeBlanc; niece, Teresa Jefferson; and nephew, Samuel Stuteville.

Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Ronald LeBlanc; parents, Julian and Edith Ybarra; mother-in-law, Florence LeBlanc; sons, Gary Ybarra of Prescott, Ariz., Joshua Colleps of Lumberton and Charlie Lawson of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; daughter, Samantha Lawson of Mt. Pleasant; stepdaughter, Michelle Richardson of Bridge City; stepson, Ronald LeBlanc Jr.; grandchildren, Catilyn Richardson, Austin Richardson, Gerald LeBlanc, and Beverly LeBlanc; brothers, Robert, Jeffery, and Anthony Ybarra; and sisters, Mary Ybarra, Linda Herring, and Linda Flannery.

She is also survived by her nieces, Marcia Stuteville, Alonda Callahan, Lydia Deal Foster, Pauline Adams, and Laurin, Wendy, and Blair Ybarra; nephews, Dwayne Prudholm, Bo Deal, Donald Flannery, Alexander Ybarra, and Phillip Herring; great-nieces, Alicia, Lindsey, and Dana Rodriguez, Britany and Amanda Jefferson, and Angel Simon; great-nephew, R.J. Hampton; great-great-nieces, Ally Hampton and Tasia Jefferson; and great-great-nephews, Bladen Collins and Lanceton Hampton.

Serving as pallbearers are Britany Jefferson, Dana Rodriguez, Lindsey Rodriguez, Alicia Rodriguez, Donald Flannery, R.J. Hampton, Dwayne Prudholm, and Amanda Jefferson.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Brenda’s name in care of Claybar Funeral Home.