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Glenda North

Glenda Doris North 88 of Clinton, Illinois passed away 8:03 AM July 7, 2016 at Advocate BroMenn Regional Medical Center, Normal, IL.

Services will be 10:30 A.M. Monday, July 11, 2016 at First Church of the Nazarene, Clinton, IL with Rev. Michael Taylor officiating. Burial will follow at Mausoleum Park Cemetery, Clinton, IL. Visitation will be 6 – 8 P.M. Sunday, July 10, 2016 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL.


Memorials may be directed to the Glenda Doris North Memorial Fund.


Glenda was born March 30, 1928 in Wheatcroft, KY the daughter of Henry “H.T.” and Vera (Baird) Hearon. She married William I. “Bill” North January 31, 1947 in Clinton, IL.


Survivors include her husband: William I. “Bill” North, Clinton, IL; daughter: Beth Wade, Maroa, IL; grandchildren: Brandon S. Thomas, Chandler, AZ, George Brown, Goodyear, AZ, Melinda Brown, Clinton, IL, Katlin Willis, Maroa, IL and Kendall Owen, Purdy, WA, along with 4 great grandchildren; siblings: Patsy R. Hilliard, Franklin, TN, Wesley H. (Judy) Hearon, The Villages, FL and Brenda J. (Chet) Hearon, Gladwin, MI.


She was preceded in death by her parents, 1 daughter: Christy North-Owen, 1 granddaughter: Brooke R. Thomas and 1 sister: Shirley M. Clanton.


Glenda was a member of the First Church of The Nazarene in Clinton, IL for 68 years, choir director for over 40 years and a Sunday School Teacher. Also she was active in the community choirs and gospel sings. She was an avid Cardinals fan.


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