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Brenda Newsome Hoggard

August 13, 1951 - February 28, 2020

HARRELLSVILLE, NC – Brenda Newsome Hoggard, age 68, passed away on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Vidant Roanoke Chowan Hospital of Ahoskie, NC.

Mrs. Hoggard was born on August 13, 1951 to Howard Payne Newsome and Juanita Sumner Newsome in Ahoskie, NC. She was a devoted member of Christian Harbor Church. Brenda was a hairdresser for forty plus years and loved every minute she was doing it. Brenda cherished her family, especially her husband, Truman, and her grandchildren, and enjoyed watching them play sports. She was always willing to help in any way she could. She loved her family, her church family, her friends, and her beloved fur babies, Cooper and MiMi. Brenda was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all that knew her.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Max Truman Hoggard, and brother, Charles Newsome.

Left to cherish Brenda’s memory is her son, Max Truman Hoggard, II and wife April of Harrellsville; her daughter, Krista Shea Hoggard of San Diego, CA; grandson, “Nick” Jordan Hoggard of Harrellsville; granddaughter, Kacie Logan Hoggard of Harrellsville; sister, Sandra Barnes of Winterville, NC; brother, Wesley Newsome of Cary, NC; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Monday evening, March 2, 2020, from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC, and other times at the home of her son, Max.

A celebration of life memorial service will be held on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at 11:00 am at the Christian Harbor Baptist Church, Harrellsville, NC, with Rev. Joe Futrell, officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made directly to PAWS of Hertford County, PO Box 153, Murfreesboro, NC 27855, or online by clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Hoggard family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, March 2, 2020

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Ahoskie

205 NC Highway 42 W
Ahoskie, NC 27910

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Time: 11:00 am


Christian Harbor Baptist Church

1432 Swains Mill Rd.
Harrellsville, NC 27942

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