— Mrs. Glenda Fae Farmer Seaton, 78, of Barry, passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Navarro Regional Hospital in Corsicana.
She was born on Aug. 2, 1935, in Corsicana to James Willis and Scindy Elizabeth Farmer.
She graduated as the valedictorian from Barry High School and then attended and graduated from Navarro Junior College. She married Johnny C. Seaton on Dec. 31, 1957, at Community Missionary Baptist Church. She worked for many years at businesses including the Corsicana Chamber of Commerce, Bethlehem Steel, Wheelock Oil Company, Oil City Iron Works, Navarro College, Johnny’s Grocery Store, and for 19 years she rolled and threw newspapers for the Corsicana Daily Sun.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James W. and Scindy E. Farmer; and an infant son, Ricky Lynn Seaton.
Survivors include her husband of 56 years, Johnny C. Seaton; son, Joel S. Seaton and wife Jennifer of Corsicana; daughter, LaScynda Philpott and husband Joe of Smyrna, Tenn.; and grandchildren, Jonathan and Jeromy Seaton of Corsicana and Brylee, Ben, and BreAnna Philpott of Smyrna, Tenn.; and numerous cousins.
Visitation with the family will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Corley Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, April 21, 2014, at the Corley Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Danny P. Reeves officiating. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or at www.stjude.org.
An online guest book is available at www.corleyfuneralhome.com by selecting the Glenda Fae Farmer Seaton obituary.
Arrangements by Corley Funeral Home, Corsicana.