Brenda Kay Stuart


    Brenda Kay Stuart (nee Ritter) of Cuba, Missouri was born in Bunker, Missouri on Thursday, November 3, 1949 to Woodrow and Alma Nash Ritter and passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at the age of 69 years, 1 month and 30 days.


    Brenda worked 25 years in the florist business where she began at Hillcrest Florist in Salem, Missouri, then later opened her own florist shop in Bunker, Missouri. She moved to Cuba, Missouri 16 years ago and enjoyed gardening, painting, wood burning art, crocheting, embroidering and sewing.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Woodrow and Alma Nash; close friend and partner, Roger Stagner; sister, Bonnie Matlock; and brother-in-law, Johnny Martin.
    She is survived by her brothers and sisters, Bernie (Sue) Ritter of Boss, Missouri, Rhonda (John) Boots of St. James, Missouri, Dennis (Mary) Wisdom of Salem, Missouri, Shirley Martin of Piedmont, Missouri, Judy (Luke) Lukefahr of Marble Hill, Missouri, Patty (Leroy) Wakefield of Farmington, Missouri, Edward Wisdom of Ellington, Missouri, Denver (Betty) Wisdom of Bunker, Missouri, Clois Ritter and Donna Evans, both of Alaska; brother-in-law, Kenneth Matlock of St. Louis Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    No public services were held.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Hutson Funeral Home, Cuba, Missouri.