Olive Marie “Dimples” Brent, of Tullahoma, passed this life on Monday, August 3rd, 2015 at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma.
Mrs. Brent was born in Scott City, Kansas to the late Eli S. and Olive E. Thomas Poulignot and grew up in St. Francis, Kansas.
After getting married, she and her husband Roy H. Brent lived in Texas. She worked for The Travelers in Houston, Texas as an accounting clerk where she later retired. She was an accomplished seamstress and at one point raised show rabbits for which she won many ribbons. She loved watching sports on TV and playing Sudoku. Her greatest joys however were her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandson. Mrs. Brent moved to Tullahoma in 2009 where she became a member of First Christian Church.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Roy H. Brent; one daughter, Jeanne Sapp; one son, Thomas Roy Brent Sr.; three brothers, Eli, George and Howard Poulignot; and two sisters, Lillus Mace and Billie Mients.
Mrs. Brent is survived by one daughter, Olivia A. Evans and her husband Bruce of Normandy, Tennessee; two sisters, Dixie Curry and her husband Charles of St. Francis, Kansas, and Hattie Terry, also of St. Francis, Kansas; nine grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren; one great-grandson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday August 10th, 2015 at Brenham Memorial Chapel in Brenham, Texas. Burial will follow at Oak Rest Cemetery.