Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Kyuka Baptist Church for Hazel Marie Blanchard Gladden, 89, of Gadsden, who died May 5, 2014. George Lankford, Davey Burns and Jeremy Burns will officiate. Burial will be at Kyuka Baptist Church Cemetery. Morgan Funeral Chapel and Crematory directing.
Mrs. Gladden was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Blanchard; son, Philip Blanchard; brothers, Corbett, Travis, Loyd, L.D., Edward, J.W. Howard and Robert Burns.
Survivors: husband, Wade Gladden; son, Gayland Blanchard; daughter-in-law, Rhonda Blanchard; stepson, Gary Gladden; grandchildren, Nicole (Jason) Peppers, Josh Blanchard; great-grandchildren, Braxton and Branson Peppers; sister, Frances Talton; a host of nieces and nephews; special niece, Joy Fulmer.
Pallbearers are Glennis Burns, Paul Fulmer, Herman McMurtrey, Steve Talton, William Burns, David Talton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kyuka Missionary Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Kyuka Missionary Baptist Church.