Brenda Kay Smith

  • Born: January 25, 1946
  • Died: October 13, 2014
  • Location: Bowie, Maryland

Donaldson Funeral Home PA

313 Talbott Ave
Laurel, MD 20707
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Tribute & Message From The Family

Brenda K. Smith, 68, of Bowie and formerly of Laurel passed away at Anne Arundel Medical Center on October 13, 2014. She was born on January 25, 1946 in West Virginia to the late Archie and Opal Quesenberry. Brenda graduated from High Point High School in 1964 and has worked as a daycare provider for the past 50 years. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, and daycare children.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Bobby Ray Quesenberry. She is survived by her husband Jerry Smith; loving children Wayne Smith, Vicki L. Felus, Brian Smith (Theresa), and Darlene Cooper; grandchildren Timothy, Lisa, Justin, Steven, Brooke, Alyssa, Benjamin, and Allie; and brothers John (Lori) and Barry Quesenberry. She is also survived by her best friend Barbara Sutton and her devoted animals Leon, Missy, and Max.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My deepest sympathies and prayers to the entire family. Brenda was one of the sweetest people I know. It was an honor to know her. She will be missed.
Love, Denise

Posted by Denise Pepe - Bowie, MD - family   October 18, 2014


With Deepest Sympathy. My Thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Love to you all. Vonnie

Posted by Yvonne Mullins    October 17, 2014

I knew Brenda when she went to Rogersville High School in the 60's. So sorry to hear of her passing. We connected again about 2 years ago on Facebook. Praying for her family.

Posted by Patsy Rogers Hadley - Rogersville, TN - Friend   October 16, 2014

Linda and Merland leeper

Posted by Linda Leeper - Laure, MD - Friend   October 16, 2014

That smile always lights up a room..there will never be another kids and I fell in love with Brenda around 25 years ago...she was the you so much...

Posted by Michelle Haughton - laurel, MD - friend   October 15, 2014

Favorite memory? Gee that's really hard since we've been friends almost 30 years! I will always remember her getting a kick out of our server in Jamaica pouring the cream in her coffee! She thought that was soooo cool!

She was a sweet person that will never be forgotten! Love to the family,,,,,

Posted by Barb Sutton - lLaurel, MD - Dear Friend   October 15, 2014


Wonderful memories with Brenda laying on the beach soaking in the wonderful sun.Having the best Mother - in - law. Friend and Granmother a girl could ask for I love you Brenda.

Posted by Robin Simmons - Daughter-in-law   October 15, 2014