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Brenda T. Stroup, 78, of Hartfield, Virginia, passed away on August 5, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph N. Stroup; parents, John and Clara Jefcoat; sisters, Ouida Knickerbocker (Bill) and Oneida Martin (James). She is survived by her daughter, Cindy Woolridge (Bill); son, John Triplett (Martina); brothers, Jimmy Jefcoat (Barbara) and Atly Jefcoat (Betty); three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren, and many loving nieces and nephews. She was much loved by her family and will be greatly missed. Brenda retired from York County government as senior accounting supervisor after 28 years. She enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles and dogs! Being funny and spirited, she had a great sense of humor. The family received friends on Tuesday, August 11 from 2-3 p.m. at Andrews Funeral Home & Crematory, Gloucester, Virginia. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hartfield Volunteer Fire Dept or Middlesex Pet Friends for Life.