June 28, 2019
WEST POINT — Brenda Joyce Deavens, 70, died June 24, 2019, at her residence. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mt. Hermon M.B. Church, with the Rev. Timothy Brinkley officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation is from 3-6 p.m. Friday at Carter’s Mortuary Services Chapel. Carter’s Mortuary Services is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Deavens was born March 2, 1949, in West Point, to the late Joe C. Smith Sr. and Queen E. Smith. She was formerly employed as a cafeteria worker and a child care provider. She is survived by her son, Brandon Deavens; daughters, Victorial Deavens and Nakish Deavens; brother, Joe C. Smith Jr.; sisters, Diane Johnson and Patricia Holliman; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.