Glenna May Priday, 82, of Sikeston, died Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 at her home. She was born March 13, 1935 in Fredericktown, daughter of Mont and Beulah (Mooney) Smith.
Mrs. Priday was preceded in death by her parents; a sister and brother-in-law; and a brother and sister-in-law.
She married Billy Dean Priday Jan. 1 1955. He survives at the home.
Also surviving are children Ron (Christy) Priday of Sikeston, Dawn (Daniel) Erickson of Ruston, Louisiana, and Brad (Jennifer) Priday of Kokomo, Indiana; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
A graduate of Southeast Missouri State University, Mrs. Priday retired from the Sikeston Public Schools after teaching 22 years. She had been an active member of the Beta Sigma Phi sorority for 58 years and had been a member of First Christian Church in Sikeston since 1970.
Funeral services were October 30 at First Christian Church with the Rev. David Nash officiating. Burial followed at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield, Mo.
Funeral arrangements were by Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.