Shirley May Glenn, 86, of Granite City, passed away at 1:17 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, 2016, at her home.
She was born May 23, 1929, in Granite City, a daughter of the late Sherman and Alice (O’Shea) Elledge. She married Earl T. Glenn July 8, 1949, in Granite City and he passed away June 27, 2008.
Shirley was an avid gardener and had plant sales at her home for 40 years and was known as “The Plant Lady.”
She is survived by a son, Derek Glenn, and a grandson, Sean Glenn of Granite City; other extended family and friends.
In addition to her beloved husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters.
In celebration of her life, a graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 25, 2016, at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon.
Memorials may be made to the Granite City APA. Irwin Chapel of Granite City in charge of arrangements; www.irwinchapel.com.