Glenda Marie Pettigrew
Glenda Marie Pettigrew
  • January 15, 1941 - July 15, 2017
  • North Carolina

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Glenda Marie Lord Pettigrew, 76, of Wilmington passed away Saturday July 15, 2017. Glenda was born on January 15, 1941 in Sallisaw, Oklahoma to the late Frank Lorenzo Lord and the late Ada Ellen Tillock Lord. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her older sister and 5 older brothers. Survivors include her husband of 57 years James W. Pettigrew; three daughters Denise Pettigrew Threatt (Johnny), Angela Pettigrew Paul (Ken), Karen Pettigrew Davis; 6 grandchildren, Preston Scott Davis, Kevin Alan Paul, Justin Michael Davis (Jessica), Kevin Duane Threatt, Alaina Brooke Threatt, Laura Jillian Paul; 4 great grandchildren and many loved nieces and nephews. Jim and Glenda moved to Wilmington in 1970. She was a wonderful soul of sacrificial love and giving following the example of our Lord Jesus Christ. Her family would like to thank the Lower Cape Fear Hospice for the care they provided to her. A memorial service to celebrate Glenda's life will be held at 11:00 am Saturday July 29th at First Christian Church at 2035 Oleander Dr Wilmington, NC 28403. The family will receive visitors in the church parlor from 10:00 to 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.