Mrs. Glenda Darnell Oliver Nettles, age 77 of Rockmart, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018.
Mrs. Nettles was born Jan. 16, 1941 in Cedartown, daughter of the late John Tom Oliver and the late Lucy Marie Summerville Oliver.
She was a 1959 graduate of Cedartown High School and of the Baptist faith. Mrs. Nettles retired from the HON Company as an assembler with 20 years of service.
Mrs. Nettles enjoyed gospel and country music and watching golf and football. But, most of all she loved her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by eight brothers, Jack Oliver, John Tigner Oliver, Cecil Oliver, Seals Oliver, Hubert Oliver, Harvey Oliver, Nelson Oliver and Otis Oliver; and a sister, Francis Oliver Robinson.
Survivors include her loving husband, Edward Lee Nettles of Rockmart; a daughter, Cynthia Denise Nettles of Rockmart; two grandchildren, Gage Lee Harris and Ashleigh Morgan Harris; and three great-grandchildren, Jake Lee Harris, Zachary Leon Harris and Braxton Blaze Eugene Derring.
Funeral services for Mrs. Nettles were held on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of the Freeman Harris Funeral Home with Rev. Owen “Bud” Davis, Jr. officiating. Interment services followed in the family lot of the Rose Hill Cemetery.
The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Gage Harris, Perry Nettles, Berle Waddell, Marty Nettles, Jason Deering and Reginald Oliver.
Honorary pallbearers were: Pierce Nettles and James Nettles.
The family received friends at the funeral home on Monday evening, June 4, 2018.
Freeman Harris Funeral Home was in charge of the funeral arrangements for Mrs. Glenda Darnell Oliver Nettles. grandchildren: Skylar, Ethan, Kayley, Avery, Meghan, Makenna and Kelsie; nephew raised as a son, Jacob Pollard; sister, JoAnn Helton and her husband David, Aragon; two brothers: Larry Chupp and his wife Brenda, Aragon and William L. Chupp and his wife Lynette, Monroe; a number of nieces and nephews also survive.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Waco Church of Christ with Minister Jeff Clark officiating.
The family will receive friends Saturday, June 16, 2018 from 1 p.m. until the service hour at the church.
The Alvis Miller and Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Joyce Faye Chupp Pollard.