Glenda Brockman, formerly of Decatur, passed away peacefully and comfortably on January 23, 2014, in Omaha, Nebraska, at age 87. A native of St. Louis, she worked in St. Louis, Kansas City and Decatur. She was predeceased by her husband, Rev. Carl L. Brockman, and is survived by her son Gary Brockman (Wendy); her daughter Nancy Morefield; her grandchildren, Meredith Underhill (Bryan), Timothy Morefield and Philip Morefield (Eleanor); and her great-granddaughter, Charlotte Underhill. She is also survived by nephews and their families who were an important part of her life, as well as beloved cousins and dear friends of many decades. Glenda was active for 30 years at First Baptist Church of Decatur, teaching Sunday School to single adults for most of that time. Glenda also was an active member and officeholder of the Pilot Club of Decatur.
Her funeral will be Monday, January 27, 2014, at the Maplewood Chapel of Jay B. Smith Funeral Homes, 7458 Manchester Road in St.Louis (314-781-1115).Those wishing to make a donation may consider Pilot Club Of Decatur, Human Services, PO Box 849, Decatur, AL 35602. (Or visit Facebook.)
Published in the Decatur Daily from Jan. 27 to Jan. 28, 2014