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Glenna Christy

April 30, 1928 — January 23, 2018

Glenna F. Christy, longtime resident of Brookfield, Ohio, passed away quietly in her sleep on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, East Palestine, Ohio, following a short illness. She was 89.

Glenna was born April 30, 1928, in Pleasureville, Kentucky, a daughter to Lego & Bessie (Barton) Nolin.

She graduated from Pleasureville High School in 1946 and was a member of the Covenant Presbyterian Church, Sharon. In her spare time, she enjoyed playing cards and sewing.

Surviving Glenna are: daughter, Donnee Sue Huffer & her husband Scott, East Palestine; daughter-in-law, Kendra D. Christy, Brookfield; grandchildren, Corey Lynn Bretz & her husband Gregory, Lawrence William Jennings, II & his wife Kristina, Courtney Nicole Christy & her companion Cevan Wellman, and Hillary LeeAnn Christy; great-grandchildren, Hadley & Hannah Jennings; sister, Martha Prewitt, Jefferson, Indiana; and many nieces & nephews.

Preceding her in death are her parents; husband, George R Christy, whom she married July 3, 1954, he passed on August 25, 1999; son, Assistant Chief Mark S. Christy; four brothers; two sisters; and several nieces and nephews.

In accordance with her wishes, no services or calling hours will be scheduled. She will be laid to rest next to her husband in Brookfield Township Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be left for her family at

As suggested by her family, memorial contributions can be made to the Brookfield Township Fire Department, where her son had been the Assistant Fire Chief, or Hospice of the Valley, both c/o the funeral home.

Coordination of this tribute for Mrs. Christy was presented by Daniel Briceland, Owner & Director of Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, 379 State Route 7, SE, Brookfield, Ohio 44403. (330-509-3135)

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Glenna Christy, please visit our flower store.

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