Brenda Gayle Eady, 62, of Chapel Hill, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, in Chapel Hill.
Mrs. Eady was born in Davidson County and was a daughter of the late Bill and Carine Keel Ketchum. She was a homemaker and worked for many years in the food service industry, having retired from Paul's Market in Chapel Hill.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Geraldine Ketchum Wright.
Mrs. Eady is survived by her husband, Billy Eady of Chapel Hill; children, Norma Jean (Jimmy) Scott of the Laws Hill Community, Missy (Gerry) Ragsdale of Chapel Hill, Kenneth Eady of Chapel Hill, and Brian Eady of Eagleville; brother, Billy Wayne (Nancy) Ketchum of Lewisburg; seven grandchildren, Tiffany, Heather, Tabitha, Taylor, Haley, Savanna and Dylan; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Tim McGehee officiating. Burial will follow in Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill.
Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements