Brittany Ellen Lyall, 28, went to be with the Lord, Monday, May 14, 2018. Her passing was unexpected. Brittany was born January 29, 1990, and has been a lifelong resident of Gwinnett County. Brittany was the first “preemie” baby born in the newly founded NICU at Humana Hospital in Snellville (now Eastside Medical Center). Brittany attended Gwinnett County Schools, and completed the Special Needs program at Oakland Center, which later became Oakland Meadows. Brittany enjoyed time with family and friends more than anything else. She was a people person. We met many great people on life’s journey with Brittany. From her medical networks, to school personnel, to her friend and caregiver Danyell, to the multitude of softball families while Abby played ball, and so many others that helped Brittany. To all of you out there, you meant the world to Brittany, and to us as well. Brittany was physically challenged, but with her attitude and personality, she rose beyond those challenges. So many people would recognize Brittany on family outings, and stop to chat with her. She loved going on our family road trips and having all of us in the van with her. The long rides energized her, while everyone cut up and talked about our adventure. Brittany was a blessing to us. She was our blessing bestowed upon us by our almighty God. What might have appeared to be challenge when viewed by others was instead our blessing and our privilege. In short, Brittany taught us an uncompromised love. Our hearts are broken, but we are better people because of Brittany. We will miss her. Brittany is survived by her parents, Robert and Cathy Lyall of Loganville, GA and one sister, Abby Lyall, also of Loganville. Maternal grandparents, Lowell and Dorothy Huff of Abingdon, VA, and aunts / uncles, Sondi Jones, Lynn / Reece Moore, Connie / Richard Hull, along with many cousins are also survivors. Brittany was preceded in death by paternal grandparents Robert and Billie Lyall of Clintwood, VA. Public Visitation is at 2:00PM, followed by a Service at 3:00PM, both on Thursday, May 17, located at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. Mike Blount and Tim Burt will be officiating the service. Arrangements are under the direction of Wages & Sons Funeral Homes.

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  1. Dear Bob and Family – I am saddened to hear of your sudden loss.. Our hearts are with you in this time of sorrow.
    Please accept my heartfelt condolences on the loss of your loved one. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this tragic time.

    My deepest Condolences,
    Tasneem

  2. I am deeply sorry for your loss. I cannot imagine the heartbreak that you must be enduring at this time. We have the hope and the promise held out to us in God’s word that we will see our loved one again. John 6:40

  3. Acts 24:15 gives a wonderful hope of a resurrection for those we have lost in death. May you endure and find peace through our Father, the God of all comfort

  4. I was so saddened to see this! We enjoyed the time we were able to spend with Brittany here at the Eastside Wound Clinic. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

  5. Dear Bobby and Family. I was saddened to hear of the loss of Brittany. It has been quite a while since I have seen any of you, but was always glad when we did get to be together. You are in my prayers.

  6. Matthew 5:4 “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.” May the Lord comfort you and give you peace.
    My deepest condolences on the loss of your child.

  7. Bob,
    i was saddened to hear the news about Brittany. My heart goes out to you and your family.
    We will pray for your strength.

    My condolences,
    Dale

  8. Bob,
    I am so sorry to hear about Brittany. Heaven has another sweet angel. You and your family will be in my prayers.

  9. Dear Bob

    I am sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  10. Bobby, Cathy and Abby. My heart aches for you guys I can not phatham the pain in the loss of a child. May GOD lay his healing hands on you all. Mickle Mark loved this little angel so much. Even though I can’t be there in person I am with you in your hearts. Love you long time.

  11. Bob, I was saddened to hear of Brittany’s sudden passing. My heart goes out to you and your family. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  12. Bob,
    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Brittany. I never met her but she sounds like a great person. May God give you and your family strenght during this difficult time.

  13. I am sorry for your loss. God is the source of life and an enemy of death. His Word encourages us of what our He will do in the future regarding no more death, pain, sorrow, sickness…these former things will have passed away (Rev 21:3, 4). May our Father provide you with peace and comfort now, and in the days ahead.

  14. Brittany may have never known what it was like to walk or run. In heaven there is no need, as she can now fly on angel’s wings.

  15. Dear Bob Cathy & Abby, We were devastated to hear about Brittany’s passing. I fondly remember joking with her whenever I came to visit the family. Her laughter always brightened my day. I think that I distinctly heard a bell ringing Monday…an angel had earned her wings.

    Love, always forever,
    The Daos

  16. Bob, my condolences to you and your family. I pray God give you all comfort and strength to carry on. You will see her again soon…

  17. Bob Cathy and Abby- we are so sorry for your loss in one of Gods earth Angels. We pray that God gives you all comfort in these hard times.

    The Hoover’s

  18. Bob,

    I’m so sorry for your loss, Heaven has gained an Angel! Keeping you and the family in my prayers.

  19. I am really sorry to hear about your loss. My sincere condolences to the whole family. May her soul rest in peace and May the God Almighty give you all the strength to handle this loss. Our prayers will be with you all.

  20. Bob,
    We are very saddened to hear of your recent loss.
    You and your family are in our prayers.

  21. Dear Bob and Cathy,

    You have been truly blessed to have such a wonderful soul in your life. Brittany was blessed to have such wonderful parents to give her love and take care of her during her time on Earth. I pray that God will give you and your family comfort during this time of loss.

  22. I am so sorry to hear of Brittany’s passing. I was so lucky to have the opportunity to work with her at Arcado. She was a sweet young lady with a wonderful family. God bless you all in this difficult time.

  23. Cathy,
    I pray that you will be strengthened when you feel weak, comforted in your hurt, filled with His love in your emptiness, and lifted up as the prayers of others intercede on your behalf! I love you my life long friend and continue to lift you and yours up🙏🏼💜

  24. Cathy and family,
    My deepest sympathy to all of you. Though I never met Brittany and it’s been many years since I’ve seen you, I can tell by the wonderful photos that her brief time here was filled with love, adventure and happiness. May God keep in his arms.

  25. Revelation 21:4
    And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.”

  26. It can be difficult to see the brighter side of things when we are faced with these trials but god does promise us that we will have a ressurection and soon we will be reunited with our loved ones again my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family (acts 24:15)

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