Glenda L. Crockett

January 31, 1938June 11, 2013
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Glenda L. Crockett, nee Holder, 75, of Fairview Heights, Illinois, born January 31, 1938, in Bloomfield, Missouri, passed away, Wednesday, June 11, 2013, in Belleville, Illinois.

Glenda was a member of the Women of the Moose, the AARP, the PSOP, and the National Rifle Association. She was a former business owner and successfully ran a grocery store, restaurant, and camp ground. She loved her grandchildren, the Lord, and Wheel of Fortune. She is remembered as a strong, comedic, caring woman; that fostered a love for classic movies, music, and spirituality. She was a loving mother of eight children, a grandmother, and great grandmother, who will be truly missed by all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 37 years, Dennis K. Crockett; a son, Jerry Allbright; and her parents, Artie and Myrtie, nee Cooper, Holder.

Surviving are her children, Dennis (Lori) Crockett, Brian (Nenith) Crockett, Cynthia Crockett, Angela (Randy) Maroon, and David Allbright; grandchildren, Jacquelyn, Colten, and Cael Crockett, Maria Crockett, Zyralyn (Josh) Bailey, Chase and Raquel Wright, Joey Jernigan, Jacob (Tabitha) Jernigan, Jennifer (Randy) Garwood, Glenda (Mike) Goble, and Teresa (JR) Garroson; her great grandchildren, Zoey, Karley, Kenley, Mathew, Damian, Mikayla, Austin, Faith, and Baily; and a great great grandchild, Kierra.

Memorials are appreciated to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Condolences may also be expressed online at

Visitation: Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Lake View Funeral Home, Fairview Heights, Illinois.

Funeral: Services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, June 15, 2013, at the funeral home with Rev. Charles West officiating. Interment will follow in Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Illinois.


  • Visitation Saturday, June 15, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, June 15, 2013

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Pamela Britton (Holder)

June 15, 2013

Dear Aunt Glenda, I will miss your laughter and fun nature. I hope now you are at peace and free from all pain and discomfort. To all my Crockett cousins my thoughts and prayers are with all of you. I love you all. Blessed be.

June 15, 2013

david im sorry for you and your families loss you wil all be in my prayers

June 15, 2013

i new glenda a long time a go she was my uncles wife i baby set the kids a lot ..michael allbright .

glenda goble

June 14, 2013

im am so very sorry for your lose dad and the rest of the family wish i could be there but know i am thinking about you all and miss you all very much and grandma will be missed greatly i wish u all the best

Claudia Downing

June 14, 2013

No bond is as great as that between a parent and child. My deepest condolences are with you as you grieve.

Felicia Liddell-Lancaster

June 14, 2013

Cindi and family I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers are with you at this time.