GRAY - Kerensa Carlee Brinkley, 29, went to be with the Lord unexpectedly on October 5th, 2018.
Kerensa was a loving mother, daughter, sister and niece.
She is preceded in death by her grandfather, Maynard Birchfield, grandmother, Betty Birchfield; granddad, John Brinkley and beloved aunt, Crystal Simerly. She is survived by her very special daughter, Thaileigh Santel Thornton; her father, James Brinkley(Christine); mother, Laura Moyer (Bill); brother Dallas Brinkley; grandmother, Brenda Brinkley; great grandmother, Ella Mae Barnes, and many loving members of her extended family including aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews and a host of friends. Kerensa was happiest when she was spending time with the little ones in her life and this includes Thaileigh’s stepbrother Travis Thornton II.
Kerensa worked in sales, and attended Volunteer State, and Nashville Community College in Nashville, TN. She was of the Methodist faith, and had a deep abiding love for her Lord.
The Family will receive friends from 4:00 until 7:00pm on Wednesday at Gray Funeral Home in. A “Celebration of Life” will follow at 7:00pm in the funeral home chapel with the Pastor Lenny Smith officiating.
Gray Funeral Home is honored to serve the Brinkley Family. grayfuneralhome.net