Glenna McMullen, 86, of Middlebourne departed this life Wednesday, December 4, 2019 in Sistersville General Hospital. She was born February 26, 1933 in Fayette County, WV, a daughter of the late Oliver and Rachel Hay Murphy.
Glenna was a proud coal miner’s daughter who went on to graduate from Camden Clark Nursing program in 1954. She worked as the county public health nurse for 18Ç years. She was past president of Tyler County Chapter of the American Cancer Society. She had been a member of the Board of Directors of the Middle Island Health Clinic and was a member of the First Baptist Church, Sistersville.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Frederick McMullen in 2004 and siblings Gene Murphy and Della Young.
Glenna is survived by a son, James (Nancy) McMullen, Sistersville; two daughters, Dianna (David) Stewart and Darlene (Terry) Baxter, all of Middlebourne; siblings, Wendell Murphy, Kernersville, NC, Lorraine Lowman, Grafton, OH, Larry Murphy, WA, Ronald Murphy, OH, Delbert Murphy, Greenwood, WV, Doris McMillion, Summersville, WV and Donna Blankenship, Beckley, WV; six grandchildren, Laura, Ross, Frank, Rachel, Aaron and Sarah; and eight great-grandchildren.
Family will receive friends 3-5 and 6-8 pm Friday at Furbee Funeral Home, Middlebourne where services will be held 1:00 pm Saturday with Pastor Darrell Mayfield officiating. Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Alma.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.furbeefuneralhome.com.