Glenda J Watkins, Gadsden, went to be with the Lord on April 15, 2018 peacefully at her home surrounded by her family. Graveside services will be 2:30 PM Tuesday at Crestwood Cemetery. Bro. Tony Skala will officiate. Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home & Cemetery is in charge of the services.
Glenda was a 1962 graduate of Gadsden High School. She was lovingly known as Cookie by her granddaughter and great grandson. She was of the Baptist faith.
She is preceded in death by her parents; Ernest Ray and Gaynell Dickson, brother-in-law; Melvin Renfroe.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her son; Michael Watkins (Terri Shadwrick), sister; Ann Renfroe, father of son; Dan Watkins, granddaughter; Mycalann Lett (Philip), great grandson; Callan Lett, nieces and nephews; David Morgan, Sharon Page (Joe David), David Morgan Jr., Ashley Morgan (Danny McCown), Tiffany Lockridge (Matt), Heather Townsel (Dallas), and Dewayne Renfroe (Meri).
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Special thanks to Amedisys Hospice, nurse Hanna Turner, aid Felicia Davidson and many others.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Ebenezer Baptist Church 1890 Whites Chapel Road, Gadsden, AL 35901.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Tuesday at the funeral home.