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Brenda Dean Christian

March 22, 1957 — October 13, 2022

Sunset Beach, NC – Brenda D. Christian, 65, formerly of Jacksonville, NC, died Thursday, October 13, 2022, at the LifeCare Center of Bolivia.

A native of Durham, she was the daughter of the late L.W. & Edna Dean.  She was a graduate of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received her Masters degree in education from East Carolina University. A retired Public Elementary School Teacher of 40 years, she taught school wherever her husband, Don was called to preach. First in Danville, VA, then Rutherford County and finally Onslow County, where she taught the last 17 years and obtained her National Board Certification.

Survivors include her husband, Don Christian of the home; son, Brandon Christian of Wingate, NC and Brad Christian and his wife, Rachel of Concord, NC; two grandchildren, Daniel and Sara along with her Cousin Sister, Glynda Bradshaw and Cousin Brother, Arthur Daniel.

The family will receive friends Saturday October 15, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Hudson Funeral Home followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. at Hudson Funeral Home Chapel.  Officiating will be Reverend Don Christian and Dr. Aubrey Jones.

Interment will be at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Durham.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to LCF Lifecare Center, 955 Mercy Lane Bolivia, NC 28422 or to Freedom House Church, 2638 State Road 2469 Charlotte, NC 28262.

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Saturday, October 15, 2022

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