Brenda Burgett was born July 10, 1948 in Ballinger to Truman and Anna Jean (Caudle) Haupt. She was a 1966 graduate of Rockdale High School and attended TCU.
On January 19, 1980, she and Tom Burgett were married in Marlin.
Brenda was a homemaker and mother who worked a short time with Dr. Pepper and Circle J Western Store. She lived in Rockdale since 1982 and was formerly of Ft. Worth, Little Rock and Marlin.
Brenda passed away Monday, January 4, 2010 in the Baylor Medical Center in Dallas reaching the age of 61. She was preceded in death by her husband on July 26, 2007 and her father July 8, 2004.
She is survived by her mother, Jean Haupt of Rockdale. Two daughters, Corrie Hurley and husband Arron of Palmer, TJ Poon and husband Jason of Austin. Step daughter, Donna Fontenot and husband John of Cedar Creek. Step son, Robert Burgett and wife Donna of Marlin. Brother, Jerry Haupt and wife Gwen of Mt. Pleasant. Sister, Pam Young and husband Doug of Palmer. Four grandchildren, Rachel, Jason and Truman Burgett, Rebecca Hurley.
Funeral services, were held, January 7, 2010 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home with Rev. Earl Presley officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library, 201 Ackerman, Rockdale, Texas 76567.