Brenda Gayle Bishop

October 7, 1948 - October 20, 2023
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Marathon Church
315 Roe Road
Greenville, SC 29611
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Saturday 10/28, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Brenda Gayle Bishop, 75, beloved wife of David Bishop, died Friday, October 20, 2023. Born in Greenville, SC, she was the daughter of the late John Williams and Margaret Hayes Williams. Brenda was a member of Marathon Church. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughter, Joni Lollis and husband, Todd; fourContinue Reading

Annie Chivers & family left a message on October 29, 2023:
Offering our deepest condolences to the family. May you find comfort during this difficult time.
Angel crooks left a message on October 27, 2023:
I pray that God gives you comfort in this really hard time. Love you Angel
Nancy G. Wilson left a message on October 27, 2023:
My friend is in heaven now, no more hurts, no more fears or longings. She is with our Lord and Savior and the Heavenly Father. Brenda will be sorely missed by all who loved her, but we will all be together again in Gods time. Love and condolences to David, Joni and all of Brenda’s loved ones.. Rest in peace my beautiful friend.. 💐
Gus Brinson left a message on October 27, 2023:
David, Joni and family, I have and will continue to pray for you now that Brenda is “Home “. We can all rejoice in the fact that her sufferings are over and she is exactly where her loving Savior wants her —with Him. I admire that you were always there with her, even on her worst days. David , several months ago, Brenda told me how grateful she was for all you did. And I was able to see your and Joni’s love in action when I visited. You truly walked with her all the way Home. I will and have prayed that you will be able to grieve and be joyful with the hope 1 Thessalonians speaks of. 🙏🙏🙏
Danny, Karen, & Micah Lee left a message on October 25, 2023:
We are so sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family during this time.
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Diane Greer left a message on October 23, 2023:
Prayers and hugs go to Joni and David and the other family members. Still hard to believe this. But what a blessing knowing she is healed and sitting at the feet of Jesus! She was a very precious and dear friend and an awesome Sunday School teacher from my youth at MMBC. She loved us girls as we were her own and we loved her as much! See you in heaven Brenda. ❤️❤️
Niki DeYoung left a message on October 23, 2023:
So sorry for you loss. I remember how nice Brenda always looked when she came to church. Styling and profiling. GOD Bless
Darlene Stoddard left a message on October 23, 2023:
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Treda Higgins left a message on October 23, 2023:
So Sorry For Your Loss . She Will Surly Be Missed.
Joseph Herring left a message on October 23, 2023:
We are confident, yes, well pleased rather to be absent from the body and to be present with the Lord. – 2 Corinthians 5:8
Joyce Welch McCarson left a message on October 22, 2023:
To the family of Brenda , my heart is sadden for your loss. My friend, Brenda lived 2 doors down from me on Aiken Cir in Berea. We went to school together and played together and went skating together. We hung out a lot. She was always a lot of fun to be with. We even doubled dated together. A true friend, and a good listener. I have so many great memories. She will be missed. Joyce McCarson
Dianne Jewell Batson left a message on October 22, 2023:
Even though I’m very happy for Brenda’s healing in heaven, I hurt right along with you knowing that I can’t phone her, talk on Facebook or have lunch and see her sweet face. She had been a very special, thoughtful, loving friend and I will miss her so much.
Lynne left a message on October 22, 2023:
I miss you so much already... I always looked forward to your good night wishes and here I sit, waiting.
Patty Pitts left a message on October 22, 2023:
David and family, I did not want to click on the obit knowing if I did it would be true. I never met sweet Brenda in person but she and I were Fb sisters. I have prayed many prayers for this sweet lady. Selfish prayers but God knows best. Now I pray for God to wrap His loving arms around you and give you peace and comfort In knowing that she fought a good fight and won in the end. She is whole and well and with her savior JESUS CHRIST.
Deborah (Deb) Moon left a message on October 22, 2023:
Brenda has been my dearest friend for a number of years at our Church. She prayed for me when I needed encouragement and I prayed for her. She brought me so much joy and was one of my closest friends. I will miss her so much. David, please know that you and your whole family are in my thoughts and prayers. Love to all. Deb Moon
Jeff & Nikki Tomberlin left a message on October 22, 2023:
Such a dear sweet person from a wonderful family. She always had a kind word. Brenda will surely be missed this side of Heaven. "to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord"
Beverly Benson left a message on October 22, 2023:
I will be forever grateful for your place in my universe. You embodied grace, faith and strength. You will be remembered and honored as an amazing woman of God.
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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