Glenda Glee Eagleburger

Glenda Glee Eagleburger

Glenda Glee Eagleburger, 84, of Fair Grove, Mo., passed away at home on Friday, April 19, 2019, with family by her side. She was born on Thursday, July 26, 1934, in Red Top, Mo., to Monta Icenhower and Herman O. McMillan.

Glenda and Donald Keith Eagleburger were united in marriage on June 26, 1955, at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Fair Grove, Mo. She loved spending time outdoors, cooking, flowers and gardening.

The family would like to give a special thank-you to her caregiver Jenna Thomas and all the staff at Hospice Compassus.

Glenda was preceded in death by her parents; and four brothers: Thomas, Hertha, Winston and Otis McMillan.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years; two children: Keitha Louise Ellison (husband Roger) of Springfield, Mo., and Rankin Kerry Eagleburger of Fair Grove, Mo.; one sister, Arlene Stenberg (husband Jewell) of Motley, Minn.; and numerous nieces, nephews, friends and family.

A visitation was held from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Klingner-Cope Family Funeral Home at Rivermonte, 4500 S. Lone Pine Ave., Springfield, MO 65804, with funeral services following at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. Burial will take place at the Mt. Olive Cemetery in Fair Grove, Mo.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her name to Hospice Compassus, 1465 E. Primrose St., Springfield, MO 65804.

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