Mirtie Mae Glover, 88, of one Audrich Square, Bellevue, went to be with her Lord in Heaven Sunday, Dec. 10, 2006, in Bellevue Hospital after a lengthy illness.
She was born May 24, 1918, in Haleyville, Ala. She was employed by the hospital in Haleyville and moved to Ohio in December 1951. She worked at the former Philco Plant in Sandusky and then was an LPN at Bellevue Hospital and later was charge nurse at the former Biebricker House in Bellevue. Most recently she served as matron of welfare for more than five years at the Huron County Detention Center in Norwalk. She was a member of First Baptist Church and Four County Young at Heart Senior Center in Bellevue. She enjoyed quilting and crocheting.
She is survived by a daughter, Ruby Montgomery of Bellevue; a daughter-in-law, LaVaughn Glover of Fremont; 10 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Myrtle Gilbert of Haleyville and Nancy Fowler of Huntsville, Ala.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph M. Glover; her son, Lowell Glover; a great-grandson, Joshua Glover; a son-in-law, Charles Montgomery; her parents, Benjamin S. and Lucenda (Fowler) Gilbert; seven brothers; and five sisters.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at Foos & Son Funeral Home, 311 W. Main St., Bellevue. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church, 4742 Prairie Road, Bellevue. The Rev. David Arp will officiate. Burial will be at Bellevue Cemetery,
Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 4742 Prairie Road, Bellevue, OH 44811.