Brenda Ricketts, 59 of Branson, entered into rest on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Cox Medical Center Branson. Arrangements are under the direction of Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory, Branson.
Brenda Marie Ricketts was born on October 7, 1961 in Harrison, Arkansas. She was the daughter of Bobby Gene Jones and Dorthy Marie (Minor) Jones. Brenda had resided in Joplin where she worked with Community Services of Southwest Missouri as a coordinator for special needs consumers. She moved to Branson in January 2020 from Joplin.
Brenda will be remembered for her loving heart, bubbly personality and active spirit. She loved to be on the go traveling and her enthusiasm for life was an inspiration to all who knew her.
Brenda was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her children, Nigel Ricketts Jr. and Amanda Manes, step-daughter, Rochelle Ricketts, brother Steven Jones and wife Patricia and sister Rhonda Harper and husband Paul. Her long time best friend Mindy Marie along with grandchildren, nieces and nephews, friends and family.