Glenda Ludwig Ahmed

August 30, 1950September 4, 2013

Glenda Ludwig Ahmed, age 63 passed away Sept 4th in High Point. She was born in Rowan County on August 30, 1950 to David Glenn and Bessie Jarvis Ludwig. She was a 1969 graduate of North Rowan High School. Mrs. Ahmed moved to High Point in 1995 and was employed with Lexington Furniture Industries for 25 years. She was of the Methodist faith and had previously served as Volunteer with the High Point Theatre and the High Point Furniture Market. Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law; Brad and Gretchen Shoaf of High Point and two grandsons; Alston and Colton. She is also survived by her first husband, Archie E. Shoaf of Lexington; two brothers; Coy Ludwig of Syracuse, NY and Larry Ludwig of Mooresville. Mrs. Ahmed also leaves a very special friend, Masoud Daftari, and other special friends Vicky Khan, and Gayle Keys and many cousins, nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held Sunday at 3:00 p.m. in the Lick Creek Baptist Church Cemetery near Denton, NC. The family will speak with friends in the fellowship hall after the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you bring a canned food donation, which will be given to the homeless shelter. Please offer condolences with the family at


  • Graveside Service Sunday, September 8, 2013
  • Visitation Sunday, September 8, 2013

Glenda Ludwig Ahmed

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Bradley Shoaf

September 5, 2014

Almost been a year since my mother went home to be with her savior. I know she is still smiling. Thanks to everyone for the warm condolences.

your friend

September 1, 2014

you will miss dearly

Betty Barringer

September 13, 2013

My thoughts and prayers go out to Wendy's family. Being a part of the Yadkin community made you family and I will always cherish my memories of Wendy. Betty Clark Barringer

Marian Hedrick

September 12, 2013

September 10, 2013

Rest in peace, Wendy. I will always treasure my memories of you.

Wayne West

September 9, 2013

Deepest sympathies to the family. I have many warm memories of "Wendy" & the Yadkin girls as we all grew up in that mill village.

Vicky Smith Shuttleworth

September 8, 2013

The extended Smith family sends their deepest sympathies to Wendy's family, especially Coy, and friends. She fought a brave battle.

Vickie Khan

September 8, 2013

Wendy was a very dear friend. We would take beach trips together in the summers. I will miss her dearly.

Debbie Barnes

September 7, 2013

I knew Wendy for many years . That was what I always called her. She was a dear friend and understanding. R I P Wendy you are in God's beautiful life to be whole again. Prayers and thoughts are wwith your family.

Valerie Gardner

September 7, 2013

I knew Glenda as "Wendy". We volunteered together at the High Point Theatre. She was always upbeat and smiling, even during treatments. I was always happy to be partnered with her at the Theatre. We will miss her humor and that wonderful smile. Rest in Peace, dear Wendy......until we meet again.