Glenda Sharlenea Threlkeld, 70, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2004, at her residence.
Born Sept. 3, 1933, at Manila, Ark., a daughter of Gledis Woods Hester of Manila and the late Grey Hester, she was a graduate of Arkansas State University at Jonesboro, Ark., and was a retired teacher and librarian, and a realtor.
On Sept. 2, 1951, at Manila, Ark., she married Joe Reed Threlkeld who survives.
Other survives include three daughters, Melissa Ann Threlkeld and Merry Jo Threlkeld Anderson and husband, Ted, all of Nashville, Tenn., and Melanie Threlkeld McConnell and husband, Michael, of Waynesville, N.C.; one son, Joseph Reed Threlkeld, Jr. of St. Louis; one sister, Nancy Joan Reinbolt of Mtn. View Ark.; four grandchildren, Flannery Wayne Threlkeld, Greyson Reed Anderson, Amelia Jane Anderson and Mason Reed Anderson.
Funeral services were 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, at Landess Funeral Chapel in Malden with the Rev. Stan Wood officiating.
Burial was in Manila Cemetery at Manila.
Memorials may be made to Bootheel Youth Museum, 700A North Douglas, Malden, Mo. 63863.