SOCASTEE—Brenda Joyce Yaussy, 80, wife of 54 years to the late Theron John Yaussy, went home to be with her Lord on May 9 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.

Mrs. Yaussy was born in Miami, Florida, a daughter of the late Louis and June Elizabeth Manon Weber.

Mrs. Yaussy was a 1958 graduate of Miami Edison High School. She was a member of New Covenant Church of God in North Charleston and a former member of the Socastee Church of God in Myrtle Beach.

Mrs. Yaussy was a military wife that raised three amazing children while Dad was away serving his country. She was known as “Granny “ to her grandchildren. She was a very kind and generous person that was always giving to others.

She loved her Lord, her family and was very active in her local church, serving as a Sunday School teacher to all ages, had a singing ministry in the choir, a nursing home ministry and was always praying for others .

Surviving are her children Daniel Yaussy and wife Carolyn of Mt. Pleasant and daughters Gayle Y. Hovey and husband Fred and Elaine A. Gallerani and husband David, all of Summerville; grandchildren Jason Hovey (Shannon), Matthew Hovey (Amanda), Aaron Brigham, Daniel Yaussy Jr., Ashley Clark (Steven), Elizabeth Yaussy, David Hill and Katherine Gallerani and four great grandchildren.

A funeral service was held May 15 at Socastee Church of God. Burial followed in Hillcrest Cemetery.

Memorials may be sent to Socastee Church of God, 4475 Millpond Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 or to New Covenant Church of God, 2801 Ashley Phosphate Road, N. Charleston, SC 29418.

Goldfinch Funeral Home, Conway Chapel, was in charge of the arrangements.

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