Brenda L. Martin, 66, of Lavaca, Arkansas, died Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She was born July 27, 1952, in Fort Smith to the late James Childers and Norma Lee (Chaffin) Childers. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Terry Childers.


Brenda was a beautician, and she was of the Baptist faith.


Memorial service was at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 21st, at Brotherton Funeral Home Chapel in Charleston, the Rev. Buddy Corbell officiated. Cremation and services were under the direction of Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home and Flower Shop in Charleston.


Brenda is survived by her children, Amanda Martin, Wayne Martin, Jr, and Justin Martin, Sr.; a sister, Becky Chandler; a brother, Randy Childers; 11 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.