In the evening of Sunday, January 9, 2022, Brenda Sue McCracken Buff passed away at Mission-McDowell. She was born on June 12, 1949 in Spartanburg, South Carolina to the late James McCracken and Laura Mae Mace.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Buff and her sister, Elizabeth Pendley.
Brenda was a loving mother, maw maw and friend. She was a beautician for many years and owned multiple beauty shops. Brenda enjoyed the many friends she made through the years. She will be missed by all that knew her.
Left to cherish her memories are four children, Scott Buff (Tina), Tony Buff (Tabitha), Danny Buff (Angie), Lisa Hutchins (Aland) and former daughter-in law, Donna Buff; her siblings, David McCracken (Debi), Kathy Grigsby, Mark McCracken, Jeff Riddle (Samantha) and Julie Riddle (Scott). Also surviving Brenda are ten grandchildren, Samantha Poteat (Matt), Jessica Thomas, Stephanie Bingham (Robbie), Kristi Lail (Josh), Mary Bartlett, Eric Buff (Elizabeth), Daisy Buff, Anthony Tweed, Breanna Tweed and Allissa Hutchins; fifteen great-grandchildren, Hayden Lowe, Mason Riddle, Riddick Buff, Lucas Poteat, Lillie Thomas, Gracelynn Thomas, Serenity Lail, Zhander Lail, Nathaniel Lail, Savannah Wilson, T.J. Wilson, Aiden Stover, Destiny Bingham, Robert Bingham and Joshua Bingham and a number of nieces and nephews who she loved dearly.
In keeping with Brenda’s wishes, a private family memorial will be held at a later date.