Brenda Kay Rich, 61, of Van Buren died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at a Fort Smith hospital. She was born Nov. 27, 1953, in Fort Smith.

She is survived by her husband, Michael; two sons, Joshua and Caleb Rich, both of Van Buren, and Susanna Bryant of Louisville, Ky.; a brother, Bill Hixson of Stillwater; a sister, Connie Fesler of Mount Vernon, Ohio; and seven grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Heritage United Methodist Church in Van Buren with burial at Hall Cemetery in Natural Dam under the direction of Lewis-Roberts Funeral Chapel in Fort Smith.

Pallbearers will be Joshua and Caleb Rich, Rob Bryant, Jerry Young, Paul Fesler and Alan Davis.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the River Valley Ovarian Cancer Alliance, P.O. Box 11133, Fort Smith, AR, 72917.