Brenda Jean Peterson, age 62, resident of Blackwell, passed away Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in Oklahoma City.
A memorial will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at First United Methodist Church, 524 W. Coolidge, Blackwell, Pam Cottrill will officiate.
Brenda was born on Nov. 15, 1955, the daughter of Albert and Cleo Seward in Ralston. She worked as a cashier at Walmart and TG&Y and as a cook at Shawn Manor Nursing Home.
She loved spending time with her kids and grandkids, it was her greatest joy. She also enjoyed going to garage sales, thrift store shopping and loved spending time with her family.
She is survived by her daughter, Shalanda Soliz and husband Marty, of Ponca City; five grandkids, Breana, Billy II, Harley, Trevor and Makinze Cassady, all of Blackwell; two great-grandkids, Taliah and Billy Cassady, of Blackwell; one brother, Donnie Seward and wife Julie, of Ponca City; one sister, Linda Pendergraft, of Ponca City and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Crystal Cassady; three sisters, Bonnie Fields, Wanda Cotham and Violet Higgins and three brothers, Johnnie Seward, Bobby Seward and Miles Seward.