A celebration of life service for Glenda LaNell Maner Throckmorton, 82, of Richardson, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, October 24, in the Krestridge Funeral Home Chapel.
She passed away January 7, 2020.
Glenda was born October 24, 1937, to Doss and Vena Maner in Littlefield.
She graduated as Valedictorian in 1956 from Whitharral High School.
Glenda attended one year at Texas State College for Women in Denton and earned an office management, secretarial certificate.
She married Verlie Throckmorton in 1957.
Glenda worked at the University of Texas at Dallas for 25 years in the Science and Mathematics Education Department.
She was a member of First Baptist Church Richardson for 56 years, and the Joy Bible Study Class for most of those years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Doss Wayne and James Ray.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Verlie Throckmorton; daughter, Kathy (Bobby) Padgett; son, Gary (Elizabeth) Throckmorton; sister, Kay (Tommy) Echols; three grandchildren; and a host of extended family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Glenda’s memory to Cornerstone Crossroads Academy, P.O. Box 151062, Dallas, Texas 75215, or online at www.cornerstone crossroads.org.
Arrangements are under the direction of Krestridge Funeral Home.