Mary “Pearl” (Edwards) Glidewell was born on October 15, 1920 in the community of Ruth, south of Broadview, New Mexico to the home of Murray and Ima Edwards. Pearl passed away peacefully on March 9, 2019 in Clovis, NM at the age of 98.
Pearl married James Cecil Glidewell in 1939. She worked for First Federal Savings and Loan in Clovis for 15 years before moving to Scottsdale, Arizona to help care for her daughter. Pearl returned to Clovis in 2007.
Pearl is preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Glidewell; a daughter, Sharon Roberts; her parents, Murray and Ima Edwards; a sister, Zelda Leavelle; two brothers, Clifton Edwards and Murray Edwards.
She is survived by her granddaughter, Tracey (Andrew) Grady; her grandson, Brian (Tracy) Roberts; her sister, June Locknane; two great-granddaughters, Kennedy and Shelby and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 from 11:00am to 7:00pm at Steed Todd Funeral Home. Memorial services are on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 11:00am at Parkland Baptist Church with Pastor Wayne Boydstun officiating. Burial will follow at Lawn Haven Memorial Garden Cemetery.
Pearl was such a special woman and we loved her dearly! She truly was a saint. We thank the Lord that we were part of her family.
Bill & Denise LocknanePampa, TX
June and family. Such a sweet lady. We worked together at First Federal. Heaven has gained an Angel. God be with you all during this difficult time
Jan NoffskerAmarillo, TX
Love and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. So so sorry for your loss. God gained a beautiful angel. Cherish those precious memories.
Donna LethgoClovis, NM
Our thoughts, prayers and love are with all of you folks in Clovis. You are a special family.
Bill and Miki GradyScottsdale, AZ