Brenda Joyce Dunham Glass


Brenda Joyce Dunham Glass, 73, of Linden,Ala., passed away Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, at home after a lengthy illness.She was born Oct. 19, 1943, in Jasper, to Grant and Hilma Dunham.

Glass was a longtime member of Linden Church of Christ and retired from the Marengo CountySoil Conservation Service after nearly 30 years of service.Her hobbies included spending time with family and friends, cooking and gardening.

She is survived by one son, Robert Earl Glass (Tina) of Gallion, Ala.; daughter, Anita Glass Ward (Bill) of Sweet Water, Ala.; four grandchildren, Brittany Glass Phillips (Justin), Brooks Glass, Brantley Ward and Tillman Ward; one great-grandson, Cayden Phillips; sister, Gwen Dunham Hagan of Birmingham; and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Earl Glass; daughter, Deborah Ann Glass; parents,Grant and Hilma Dunham; and brother, Ronald Dunham.

Funeral services were held at O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Linden, Ala., Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, at 2 p.m. Visitation was held at 1 p.m.Interment was in the Linden Memorial Park, immediately following the funeral service.Jeremy Smith officiated.

Memorial donations can be made to the Linden Church of Christ, P. O. Box 480314, Linden, AL.36748.

Active pallbearers were Brooks Glass, Brantley Ward, Tillman Ward, Darren Glass, Chuck Glass, Mark Sasser and Steve Hudson.

Honorary pallbearers were members of the Linden Church of Christ, extended family of Bobby Earl Glass, and Comfort Care Hospice.

Special expressions of thanks go to Debbie Tucker Williams of Half Acre and Comfort Care Hospice for the excellent care that was provided during her lengthy illness.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home, Linden; 334-295-9300