Brenda Forbes died of natural causes at 2:28 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville.
Brenda was born on Feb. 8, 1956, in Milton, Fla., to Walter Ervin Moore, Sr. and Addie Lee Taylor Moore.
Brenda retired from the Regional Medical Center in Madisonville and was of the Baptist faith.
Brenda was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Ray Forbes; her father, Walter Ervin Moore, Sr.; three brothers and three sisters.
She is survived by her mother, Addie Lee Taylor Moore of Brewton, Ala.; brothers Walter Ervin Moore, Jr. of Brewton, Ala., Jerry Lee Moore of Brewton, Ala. and Ronald Wayne Moore of Jay, Fla.; sisters Lois Ann Moore of Brewton, Ala., Diane Horn of Brewton, Ala. and Sandra Gomes of San Antonio, Texas; one son, Ronald Whitfield of Milton, Tenn.; one daughter, Teresa DeFriece, of Corryton, Tenn.; four step-sons, Randy Forbes of Cerulean, Ret. CSM Melvin Thomas Forbes of Prophetstown, Ill., Ray Forbes of Cadiz and Danny Forbes of Hopkinsville; 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.