May 9, 1942 - February 17, 2018
Glenna J. Fields, age 75 years, a resident of Bowden, passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018 in the Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown. She was born May 9, 1942 in Elkins, a daughter of the late Phillip Junior and Leona K. Lantz Doerr. On December 25, 1965 she was married to Delmar R. Fields who preceded her in death October 31, 2010. Surviving are two sons, “Jake” Fields and wife Cheryl of Harman, William Glenn “Bill” Simmons and wife Mary of Kent, Ohio, a daughter, Bonnie Lou Taylor and husband Woody of Huttonsville and an adopted daughter, Deb of Jimtown. One sister, Bette Furnier and husband Bob of Elkins, seven grandchildren, Nicole Riggs, Billy, Ben, Brendan and Erin Simmons, Justin Woodford, Junior Taylor, and a special grandchild, Parker and great grandchildren, Ava, Braylen, Bentlee, Kyndell and Kyra also survive. Also preceding her in death were one son, Charles E. Simmons, Jr., one brother, Phillip J. Doerr and an infant sister, Bobby Lou Doerr. Glenna was a homemaker and attended the Landmark Baptist Church and was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Beverly Fire Department. She was the community mother of Bowden who never met a stranger and enjoyed sewing and making blankets. She enjoyed her visits to Middle Mountain Sports and her part-time job there. Glenna worked hard to make people happy. Friends may call from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday, February 22nd from the funeral home chapel with Dr. Ken Shiflet officiating. Interment will follow in the Hazelwood Cemetery near Beverly. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association or Cancer Foundation of your choice in memory of Glenna. The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Glenna J. Fields. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.
Glenna J. Fields, age 75 years, a resident of Bowden, passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018 in the Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown. She was born May 9, 1942 in Elkins, a daughter of the late Phillip Junior and Leona K. Lantz Doerr. On... View Obituary & Service Information
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