Mrs. Brenda Robards, age 80 of LaFollette passed away Saturday, November 5, 2022. She was a member of LaFollette United Methodist Church where she enjoyed playing in the Handbell Choir, and was an active Member of the Town and Country Garden Club. Brenda attended Stetson University in Florida where she earned her BS Degree. She served as a Case Worker with the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, and was formerly employed with LaFollette Community Hospital. Brenda also enjoyed being on the lake, and caring for her Grandchildren. Preceded in death by Parents, Dexter, Sr. and Jessie Rains, and Brother, Dexter L. “Butch” Rains, Jr.
Survivors: Husband of 52 years, Tom Robards; Son, Tommy Robards and Fiancé, Joy Ellison; Loving Grandchildren, Thomas Robards, Russell “Rusty” Robards, Needham “Mac” Robards, and Georgia Robards.
A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, November 13, 2022, 2:00 P.M. at LaFollette United Methodist Church with Rev. Billy Kurtz and Rev. Dr. Chris Stanfield officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following services in the Church Fellowship Hall. The Robards family respectfully requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to: LaFollette United Methodist Church, 808 East Central Ave., LaFollette, TN 37766 or Campbell County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 122, Jacksboro, TN 37757. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Brenda Robards.