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Brenda Kay Crain

On October 29, 2012, Brenda Kay Blair Crain won her long, brave battle with breast cancer and graduated into the presence of her heavenly Father.

She was a Kentucky Colonel, a licensing clerk for the City of Horse Cave, a longtime accountant, wife, mother, grandmother, member of Coral Hill Baptist Church and Miss Brenda to a generation of children that she taught in Sunday School and Vacation Bible School. She was and is beloved by everyone who knew her.

Brenda was preceded in death by her parents, Veda Mae Blair and Albro T. Blair of Cave City, two sisters, Margaret Ann Huff of Munfordville, Peggy Sue Spann of Cave City, three brothers, Taylor Blair, Bobby Wayne Blair and Joe Louis Blair.

Survived by

She will be sorely missed by her husband, Danny P. Crain of Horse Cave, her son and daughter-in-law, Philip Ray Crain and Emily Boston Crain of Lexington, grandson and reason to keep fighting, Beckham Reed Crain of Lexington. She also was survived by four sisters, Edith Poynter of Cave City, Betsy Waddell of Cave City, Joyce McCubbin and husband Thomas McCubbin of Munfordville and Teresa Owens and husband Steve Owens of Cave City. She also is survived by her brother-in-law, Greg Spann and wife Renee Spann and their son, her nephew, Justin Spann of Cave City along with a large number of additonal nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles to four generations and countless friends.


Visitation 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Thursday and after 9:00 a.m. Friday in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home.

Funeral Service

Funeral service will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2012 in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial in the Cave City Cemetery.

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We were so sorry to hear of Brenda's passing. There isn't much we can say to ease the sorrow that you feel right now but she is in a better place and not suffering anymore. Your Mother was such a sweet, kind person and we thought alot of her. Treasure your memories of her and she'll always be with you in your heart.

With Love,
Cheri and Kyle

Kyle and Cheri Boston Nov 2 2012 12:00 AM

Brenda will be missed so much. It was a pleasure to know her!

Pam Hunt Nov 2 2012 12:00 AM

sorry for your loss, my mom used to be married to your brother dexter and we have met brenda a time or to and she was always so nice to us, sorry to here about the cancer, now she is with god and cancer free pursay,our prayers are with you and your family.

patricia logsdon Nov 1 2012 12:00 AM

Although I didn't get to spend a lot of time with Brenda , the time I was around her showed her to be a very kind and caring person. She will be sorely missed on this earth.
Barren River Municipal Clerks Association

Kathy Stradtner, Deputy Clerk City of Franklin, KY Nov 1 2012 12:00 AM

I am very sorry for your loss. Your family will be in my prayers.

Donna Peek
City Clerk - Bluegrass Region
Danville, Kentucky

Donna Peek Nov 1 2012 12:00 AM

Danny, My deepest sympathy; thoughts and prayers are with you.

Charla King Sprouse Nov 1 2012 12:00 AM

Danny, we are so sorry to hear about Brenda. We did not know that she had been sick. She, truly, was a great person. Never forget all those days in Myrtle Beach, when you and Steve were working, and she took care of you all, cooking, cleaning and etc. She will be missed. Also, Chicago, she did the same thing. She was always there for you guys.

Steve and Sharon Sutherland Oct 31 2012 12:00 AM

I am so very sorry for your loss. I pray for God's comfort to you and your family during this time. I loved looking at all the pictures of Brenda, she was beautiful. I will be thinking of you.

Gail Chapman

Gail Chapman Oct 31 2012 12:00 AM

Danny and Phillip,

May the Lord give you comfort, peace, and strength. Praying for you and the family.

Richard and Vera Basil Oct 31 2012 12:00 AM

Sorry to here of your lost my prayers and thoghts are with you and your family.May strengthen you and yours.

Peggy Hiser and Family Oct 31 2012 12:00 AM

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