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Glenda Dale Howard Willis

April 21, 1950 — May 14, 2020

Hoboken – Glenda Dale Howard Willis, 70, of Hoboken passed away Thursday evening (May 14, 2020) at her residence after an extended illness.

Born in Savannah, GA her parents were Conway Howard and Arlene Dickerson Howard.

Glenda was an educator for 22years for the Brantley County Board of Education and a member of Hickox Baptist Church. She loved spending time with her grandkids, camping, traveling, and sewing. Glenda also loved going on vacation at Disney.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Willis of Hoboken; 2 sons and a daughter-in-law, Benjamin Darren Crews (Clarissa) of Hickox and Andrew “Andy” Willis of Blackshear; 5 grandchildren, Taylor Rayne Crews, Kameron Blake Bishop, Amelia Grayce Crews, Brantley Willis, and Bryce Willis; 3 brothers and sisters-in-law, Read Carter(Linda), William “Tom” C. Howard (Bonnie) and Wade H. Howard (Ruby) all of Hickox; 2 sisters and a brother-in-law, Marty Morgan of Nahunta and Patricia “Tootie” Lee (William) of Hoboken; a special sister-in-law, Donna Howard of Hickox; and also several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Due to the COVID-19, the family would like to ask all to please follow the rules for social distancing at visitation and services. Also, anyone who does not feel comfortable with attending the services the Family would like for you to know they understand and covet your prayers.

The family will be receiving friends Saturday evening (May 16, 2020) from 6pm – 8pm at the residence of Robert Willis, 1244 North Brantley Ave. Hoboken, GA 31542.

A graveside service will be held Sunday afternoon (May 17, 2020) at 3PM at Hoboken Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Randall Howard, Steven Howard, Tony Crews, Emory Crews, Dewayne Johns, and Michael Myer.

Arrangements are with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at

Family Gathering

Residence of Robert Willis
  • 1244 North Bratley Ave.
    Hoboken, GA 31542

Graveside Service

Hoboken Cemetery

  • Hoboken, GA 31542


Hoboken Cemetery

  • Hoboken, GA 31542
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