Brenda J. Leigh


Brenda Jane Leigh, 59, of Weston, died Monday, Sept. 30, 2019, at the Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston.

She was born Nov. 15, 1959, in Beckley, a daughter of Guy Pointer of Macon, Georgia and the late Mary Skeens Spencer.

On March 20, 2006, she married Robert Leigh, who survives.

In addition to her father and husband, she is survived by one son, Brent Garrett and wife, Anne, of Fernandina Beach, Florida; one grandson, Oliver Garrett of Fernandina Beach; one granddaughter, Zoe Garrett of Fernandina Beach; one sister, Kathy Cunningham of Winfield; two brothers, Dennie Pointer and wife, Linda, and Stevie Pointer, all of Sanford, North Carolina; and special family, Betty Walls of Dunbar.

In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her stepfather, Jack Spencer.

Mrs. Leigh was a volunteer at the Lewis Upshur Animal Shelter in Buckhannon and was an avid animal rescuer. She dedicated the last few years of her life to rescuing animals. Mrs. Leigh was an educator and a Christian by faith.

In honoring Mrs. Leigh’s wishes, she will be cremated.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.