Brenda Marie Smith Bullard


Brenda Marie Smith Bullard, the daughter of Virgil Vernon McCann and Virgie M. Brown McCann, died at her home in Missouri City, Texas, on Nov. 2, at the age of 62.

She was born in Nixon, Texas on April 15, 1955, and was preceded in death by her father, Virgil Vernon McCann; her brother, Curtis Vernon McCann; and a niece, Brandi Radicke Barrientez.

Brenda is survived by her husband Chester J. Bullard Sr. of Missouri City; her mother, Virgie Marie McCann of Smiley; her sisters: Debra Darlene McCann of Smiley; Sherrie McCann Robinson and husband John of Smiley; Margaret McCann McKinney and husband B.K. of Nixon; and her sister-in-law, MaDonna McCann of Corpus Christi; her step-daughter, Jacqueline Graham and husband Drew; step-son, Randall Bullard Sr. and wife Lamar; step-grandson, Randall Bullard Jr.; her nieces and nephews: Joshua McCann, Shane & Sara Byrd, TaeLee Cisneros, Chelsi & Cody Labus, Cheyenne Cisneros, Jake Robinson and Megan Cisneros; great-nephews: Brayden Barrientez, John Michael Byrd, Adolfo Ortega and Jaxon Byrd; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

The funeral service will be held Saturday, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m. at Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon, with visitation beginning at 1 p.m. The Rev. Michael Cowey will officiate the service with interment following at the Nixon Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Temple, c/o Rev. Michael Cowey, P.O. Box 102, Leesville, TX 78122. You are invited to leave messages of condolence at