Brenda Slaughter, 59, of Orange, passed away Feb. 9, in Beaumont.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, Feb. 13, at Autumn Oaks Cemetery in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Wesley Smith.

Visitation will be from 5:00-9:00 pm, Friday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.

She was born in Abilene, Jan. 29, 1957 and grew up in Graham. She was the daughter of Choyce Brown and Jacque (Autry) Brown. Brenda was a nurse at Park Place Medical Center and at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas. She loved polar bears, fishing and the outdoors. She also enjoyed spending time reading and doing crafts.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Keith Slaughter; daughter, Mandy Slaughter and her parents.

She is survived by her son, Michael Slaughter, of Orange; grandchildren, Nicole Slaughter and Meri Luckey; great-grandchildren, Sophie Luckey and Cassie Luckey; siblings, Nancy (Brown) Champagne and husband Roland, Paula Hodge and Sandra Smith and husband David; along with numerous nieces and nephews.