Brenda McKelvey Robertson got her angel wings Oct. 18, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. Brenda will be remembered as a strong woman who loved her family and always appreciated “Good Friends, Good Food, Good Music.”
Brenda was born May 18, 1957, in Neptune, N.J., to George Stanley McKelvey and Lola Faye Moore McKelvey.
There will be a memorial service to honor Brenda at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Lone Camp Baptist Church, located at 108 Hoover Rd., in Lone Camp.
She is survived by: her children, Shaunna McKelvey, Michael McKelvey, Jo Anna Sims and husband, J.K.; stepchildren, Rashid Abdul-Rahim, Johnathan Robertson, Teresa Jammer and Sammie Drummer; brothers, George McKelvey and Joey McKelvey; sister, Theresa Steen; grandchildren, Ronald Barefield, Breanna McKelvey, Emori Sims, Aliyah Sims, Kamora Edwards, Jayla Robertson and London Robertson; the father of her children and lifelong friend, Alfred Robertson Jr.; beloved special friends, Edwina Cason and Kathy Taylor; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and family friends.
Brenda was preceded in death by her parents.