Glenna Mae Mitchem, age 89, of MacArthur, WV, passed away on Monday, November 13, 2017.
Born on January 29, 1928, at Blue Jay, WV, she was the daughter of the late Oley Meador and Eva Reed Meador.
Mrs. Mitchem was a homemaker who was of the Baptist faith that believed in her Lord and Savior. She enjoyed being with her family and her cats.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, James Edward Sr., and Raymond "Bo", by sisters, Claris "Cacky" Campbell, and Norma "Neenie" McCallister.
Those survivors left to cherish her memory include her husband of 60 years, Theodore Mitchem; her son, Jimmy, who was her primary caregiver until the very end; her daughter, Rose Mitchem, all of MacArthur, WV; a brother, Robert Meador, and a sister, Velma "Boonie" Rowe of MacArthur, WV. Many nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel in Beckley on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at 2 PM with Pastor Roger Pauley officiating. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens at Prosperity, WV. Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to the services on Thursday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be family members and friends.
Private online condolences, floral tributes, and other expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family via our guestbook at www.roseandquesenberry.net.
Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV.
Published on November 14, 2017