Funeral services for Brenda Tolly, age 64, of Waxahachie, Texas, will be held at Murray Orwosky Funeral Home on Thursday, November 11, 2021, at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at the Richland Cemetery. A visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, November 10, 2021, from 6 to 8 p.m. Mrs. Tolly passed away on Sunday, November 7, 2021, at her home in Waxahachie, Texas.
She was born in Wichita Falls, Texas, on December 8, 1956, and was adopted by Jack Kinard and Louise Chadoin Kinard. Brenda worked as a Supervisor of Housekeeping for Carriage House Manor and Sulphur Springs Health and Rehab before retiring and was a member of the Church of Christ. She was married to Ken Tolly, who preceded her in death in 2020.
Survivors include children, Nancy Valdez of Waxahachie, Texas, and Amy Moreno and husband, Johnny, of Dilly, Texas; grandchildren, Crue Medina and wife Melissa, Selina Byers and husband Patrick, J.T, Shotwell, Jolee Shotwell, Jeremy Shotwell, Hunter Valdez and Liz Pederson; great-grandchildren, Isaiah and Summer Medina, and Jaxton and Oaklyn Byers; brothers, Barry Kinard and Kerry Kinard; sister, Diane Underwood.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Louise Kinard; husband, Ken Tolly; son, Christopher Longbine; and brother, Kevin Kinard.