Brenda L. (Robinette) Zimmerman, age 56 passed away Sunday morning, February 19, 2012 at her residence in Morgantown. By her side, was her loving husband, Lennis A. Zimmerman whom she married on December 7, 2003 in Brown County.
She was born February 9, 1956 in Franklin to Lomen D. "Doc" and Shirley J. (Conway) Robinette. Brenda worked as a Shipping Clerk from 1982 to 2002 for Arvin Industries in Columbus. In 2002, she dedicated herself to raising and help train horses on her family farm.
She is survived by her mother: Shirley J. Robinette of Morgantown; husband: Lennis A. Zimmerman of Morgantown; daughter: Sheila Marie (husband, Andy) Burgess of Brown County; son: Harley Shane Clifton of Franklin. Brenda will be remembered by her brother: Michael D. (wife, Teresa) Robinette of Columbus; and two grandchildren: Andrew Jacob & Cole Allen Burgess both of Brown County.
She was preceded in death by her father: Lomen D. "Doc" Robinette on August 2, 1995.
Brenda's true passion was raising and training horses for her friends. She was very involved with helping many children with their 4-H Project's for the Johnson, Morgan & Brown County Fairs. She was a member of the Valley Riders Saddle Club in Franklin, Pony Organization of America and attended Cottonwood Christian Church in Brown County.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.
Expressions of caring and kindness can be sent to the Zimmerman family at www.meredith-clark.com