Betty J. Glendenning, 74, formerly of Southington, Ohio, and of Community Skilled Nursing Home, passed into eternal life Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, with her loving family by her side, and she will be deeply missed.
She was born Jan. 15, 1940, in Philippi, the daughter of Eugene B. Bennett and Olga Barnett Bennett.
Her first husband, James Wilson, died July 7, 1970. Then, she married Clarence R. Glendenning Oct. 7, 1972, who survives.
She has lived in Southington, Ohio, since 1972, formerly of Norton.
Betty was employed as a decorator at Sajar Plastics for 25 years before retiring in 1997. She attended Southington Christian Church, enjoyed watching the Cleveland Indians, playing bingo, camping and being around her cats.
She was preceded in death by her parents, five sisters, Edith Bennett, Beatrice Edwards, Myrtle DeBellis, Catherine Perry and Lorraine Rands; three brothers, Earnest Bennett, Leonard Bennett and Egar Bennett; and first husband, James Wilson.
Memories of Betty will be carried on by her loving family, her husband, Clarence R. Glendenning of Newton Falls, Ohio; her daughters, Cynthia Wilson of Newton Falls, Ohio, Kimberly and Lewis Gomez of Boardman, Ohio, and Vanessa Wilson of Youngstown, Ohio; her sons, Curtis and Pat J. Wilson of Chanute, Kan., and James Wilson of Newton Falls, Ohio; her stepdaughters Theresa and Grayling Babcock of Southington, Ohio, and Judy Glendenning of Warren, Ohio; her stepsons, Richard and Barb Glendenning of Garrettsville, Ohio, and James Glendenning of Warren, Ohio; sisters, Laura Spotloe of Philippi and Elosie Ison of Fairmont; and her 14 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at the James Funeral Home in Newton Falls, Ohio Thursday, Sept. 4, at 10:30 a.m. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Graham Cemetery in Southington, Ohio.
Arrangements are being handled by James Funeral Home Inc., 8 E. Broad St., Newton Falls, OH 44444 330-872-5440. Family and friends may view this obituary on line and send condolences to www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.com.