Valarie Naydene Brent, 57, of Fredericksburg passed away Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital.
Born in Fredericksburg on Feb. 12, 1956, she had worked at Country Inn Suites in Fredericksburg and was a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church in Stafford County.
Valarie was predeceased by her father, James R. Brent. She is survived by three daughters, Melanie Lasean Parker, Kimeshan Brent and Tanisha A. Brent, all of Fredericksburg; her mother, Lucille Hill Brent; sister Yvette Tracey Brent of Fredericksburg; brothers Anthony "Tony" Brent and James S. Brent Sr., both of Stafford County; five grandchildren; devoted friend and companion Terry Johnson; son-in-law Emmitt Chuck Parker; sister-in-law Lynette Brent; three special godchildren, Theresa Johnson, Terry Johnson Jr. and Randy Johnson; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6, at A.L. Bennett and Son Funeral Home. A funeral will be held at noon Saturday, Sept. 7, at Mount Olive Baptist Church with Pastor Sharon Fernandez officiating. Interment will be in Glen Haven Memory Garden, Route 17, Stafford.
Memorial donations may be made to the Brent family through Melanie Parker.