Funeral services for Glenna Margaret Christian, 86, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, in the Centennial Chapel of the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home with Reverend Terry Tolbert officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery.
The daughter of the late Glen and Florence Walls Edwards, Glenna was born July 5, 1932, in Waurika, Okla., and went to be with her Lord and Savior Oct. 20, 2018, surrounded by her family.
A graduate of Waurika High School, she and Vernon Dean Christian were married Feb. 11, 1952, in Wichita Falls, Texas, and he preceded her death Aug. 2, 2010. Also preceding her in death were her sister, Edna Keele; and brother, Jerry Pat Edwards.
Glenna worked for Memorial Hospital in Ardmore in medical records, and then went to KKAJ Radio and finished her career with Cablecom of Ardmore. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church, and enjoyed the outdoors and gardening.
Glenna is survived by her children, Karen Stowe and husband Richard "Dicky," of Tahlequah, Vernon "Duane" Christian and wife Terry, and Deana Mendenall and husband Alan, all of Ardmore; her grandchildren, Kari Hill and husband Eric, of Pryor, Jessika McKaskle and husband Jordy, of Carl Junction, Mo., Kyle Christian and wife Karrie, of Oklahoma City, Misty Mendenall of Ardmore, and Chris Mendenall and wife Josie, of Durant; great-grandchildren, MaKenzie and Zane Hill, Piper and Haddon McKaskle, Sam, Max and Landri Mendenall, and Kinsley and Kooper Christian.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers memorials be made in Glenna's honor to the Alzheimer's Foundation, Cross Timbers Hospice or Trinity Baptist Church.
Services are under the direction of Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory where online condolences for the family may be left at www.hdouglasfuneralhome.com.