Glenda Rae Brittain, 79, of Timpson, Texas, passed away on March 11, 2019

Glenda Rae Brittain, 79, of Timpson, Texas, passed away on March 11, 2019 in Timpson. She was born on December 25, 1939 in Timpson to Alvin Cecil Watson and Etoula Eugene Moore Watson. A graveside service will be held at 12:00 PM on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Blair Cemetery in Timpson with Bro. Orval Miller officiating. A visitation will be held prior to service time from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Taylor Funeral Home.

Glenda was born and raised in Timpson and graduated from Timpson High School in 1957. She married the love of her life, Kenneth Brittain on October 31, 1958, and the two built a wonderful life together until Kenneth’s passing. Glenda was an extremely crafty woman and enjoyed making some of the neatest things. She also had a great interest in genealogy and had done a lot of research about her family’s lineage. Family was of the utmost importance to Glenda, and it showed in the countless hours she spent supporting her grandkids at all of their sporting events and school functions. She treasured every moment surrounded by her children and grandchildren. When together, Glenda’s family shared love and laughter that will be wonderful memories for years to come.

Glenda is survived by her son, Eric Brittain and wife, Bethany; daughter, Shona Hale; grandchildren, Heather Ritter and husband, Stephen, Amanda Brittain, Megan Pavlock and husband, Thomas and Dayna Hale; great-grandchildren, Sydney Eileen Ritter, Shaun Brent Ritter, Mason James Hicks, Aiva Leigh Pavlock, Thomas Wayne Pavlock, Jr., Ashton Kane Hale and Camden Kase Hale.

She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Kenneth Brittain and her parents, Cecil and Etoula Watson.

The family is being served by Taylor Funeral Home in Timpson. To send condolences or to sign an online register, please visit