Brenda Joyce Settles, age 76, of Georgetown, KY, formerly of Floyd County, widow of Jimmy Gordon Settles, died Sunday, April 28 in the St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington, KY. She was born August 12, 1942 in Floyd County a daughter of the late Rudolph Griffith and Alma Jarrell Key. Brenda was a retired businesswoman and member of the Catholic Church.
She is survived by one son, Jimmie Gordon Settles Jr. (Eric Little), Orange City, FL, one step-son; Jeff (Christine) Settles, Pikeville, KY, three daughters; Jamie Lynne Settles, Georgetown, KY Linda G. (Thomas) Shepherd, Georgetown, KY Frances Lee (Alan) Rose, Prestonsburg, KY, one brother; Rudolph "Rudy" Griffith, Prestonsburg, one sister; Susan Key Vanhoose, River, KY and ten grandchildren; Kyle, Craig, Ethan, Dawson, Madison, Kaitlyn, Zachary, Diane, Jeffery and Christopher.
In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by one daughter, Diane Settles, and two brothers; Robert "Bobby" Griffith and William "Bill" Griffith.
Funeral service for Brenda Joyce Settles will be conducted Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 11 AM in the St. Martha Catholic Church, Prestonsburg, with Rev. Linh Nguyen presiding. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, with the Hall Funeral Home caring for those arrangements. Visitation is from 5 until 8 PM Monday at St. Martha Catholic Church, Prestonsburg.