Mrs. Brenda Nell Tidwell Palmer, age 61, of Bethlehem, GA passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2009. She was predeceased by: parents, Marion Donald Tidwell and Betty Jo Dunagan Tidwell. She was the granddaughter of the late Roy and Lena Tidwell and Hubert Dunagan. She is survived by: husband, Charles H. Palmer; daughter and son-in-law, Sherry and David Brand, Sr., Flowery Branch, GA; son and daughter-in-law, John A. and Angela Carlisle, Winder, GA; four grandchildren, Ashley and Kevin Carroll, Tiffany Brand, David “D.J.” Brand, Jr., Abigail Carlisle; two great grandchildren, Destiny Carroll and Hunter Carroll; brothers, Timothy Tidwell and Kenneth Tidwell; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. Palmer was born January 8, 1948 in Forsyth County, GA. She was a retired warehouse clerk. She was a member of Riverside Baptist Church in Buford, GA. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, March 22, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Keith Everett officiating. Interment will follow in Riverside Baptist Church Cemetery in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133,