Glenda Horn

Oct 19th, 1944 - Oct 5th, 2017

Johnston City- Glenda L. Horn, age 72, of Johnston City, passed away at 9:36am on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Herrin Hospital.

Glenda was born in Herrin on October 19, 1944, the daughter of Woodrow and Martha (Patrick) Yates. She married Ronald D. Horn in Carterville on April 6, 1963. He preceded her in death on January 28, 2007.

Prior to her retirement, Glenda worked as a cook at various restaurants in the area, including Hungry’s, Chuck’s BBQ, and Thornton’s.

Survivors include-
Son and Daughter-in-law- Tom and Debra Horn of Stiritz
Three Grandchildren- Brittany Horn and significant other Alyia Williams of Broomfield, CO
Christopher Horn of Stiritz
Makayla Horn of Stiritz
Eight Siblings

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and two siblings.

As per her wishes, she will be cremated. The family will hold private memorial services at a later date. Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin is assisting the family with final arrangements.

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11 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Sarah boze

    From: Carterville, Illinois

    Date: October 6, 2017

    We will miss you aunt gee!!! Heaven gained one great angel!

  • Guest: Jody

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: October 6, 2017

    So sorry she was a great lady

  • Guest: john vaughn

    From: herrin, Illinois

    Date: October 6, 2017

    so sorry!!!

  • Guest: Susie cannon

    From: Energy, Illinois

    Date: October 7, 2017

    She will be missed great lady .

  • Guest: Valerie Sadberry

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: October 7, 2017

    Sorry for your loss

  • Guest: Tad & Tracy Thompson

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: October 7, 2017

    Tom and family, so sorry for your loss. Our deepest sympathies.

  • Guest: Sharon Stocker (Horn)

    From: Summerville , South Carolina

    Date: October 7, 2017

    TD,Debra,Brittany,Makayla,and Christopher prayers and thoughts to you all. Glenda was a great mom mother in law grandmother and a great sister to her siblings. May God give you all strength and comfort during these days and later


  • Guest: Crystal Vineyard

    From: marion, Illinois

    Date: October 7, 2017

    So sorry T and sis and family Glenda was a great lady she will sure be missed love u

  • Guest: Linda Halley

    From: herrin, Illinois

    Date: October 7, 2017

    so sorry for your loss. we used have good while waiting for are grand kids to get out of school and at work she will be missed by all who new her.

  • Guest: Debbie Hutchens

    From: Louisville Ky, Kentucky

    Date: October 7, 2017

    So sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers for all of you love your cousin Debbie Hutchens

  • Guest: Brian Kloeckner

    From: Johnston City, Illinois

    Date: October 8, 2017

    Prayers, Thought, & Condolences go out to the family. I’m very sorry to hear about your loss. This news hit me hard and I’m here for you if you need anything. We have lots of good memories together and you’ll be truly missed by many.