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June 18, 1952
~October 14, 2022
Brenda Myers was born June 18, 1952. She departed this life on Friday, October 14, 2022 at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, NJ. Brenda was a graduate of South Ayden High School in Ayden, NC. She earned an Associate’s Degree in Computers. Brenda worked as an operator at Southern New England Telephones (SNET) for 25 years. She was a fun-loving person who spoke her mind and loved to sing for the Lord. She was a member at Zion Chapel Church for many years under Rev. Parker of Ayden, NC. She moved to NJ where she joined Second Baptist Church, Long Branch under Rev. Aaron Gibson for 16 years.
Brenda is preceded in death by her mother Ethel Gilbert, father Peter Mewborn, sister Missionary Shirley Chapman, brothers Royce Gilbert, William Earl Gilbert, Wilbert Ellison, and Marvin Green “Pig.”
She is survived by her sister Deloris Mason (Mike) of NJ; brothers Bobby Gilbert (Bessie) of New Haven, CT and Woodrow Gilbert (Helen) of NJ; cousin Glenda Cannon; special friends Mother Harper, Ann Parker, Clara Gary, and Terri Whitaker; as well as a host of special nieces, nephews and friends.