Glenda Burson


A graveside funeral service for Glenda Burson, 76, of Madisonville was held Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, at Resthaven Cemetery in Houston. J. Louis Hill officiated the service. Arrangements were under the direction of Madisonville Funeral Home of Madisonville.

Glenda Rae Burson was born on Feb. 6, 1941, in Houston to Horace A. and Mildred (Gardner) Burson. She lived in Houston for most of her life where she worked Entex Gas. Following her retirement as an executive assistant, Glenda moved to Madison County. She found jobs that suited her interests, including serving as the floral manager of Brookshire Brothers in Madisonville and cake decorating at Hobby Lobby in College Station. Glenda had lived in Madison County for the past 15 years and was Baptist in faith. She passed away on Dec. 11, 2017, at her home. Glenda was preceded in death by both of her parents; brothers, James and Norman Burson and nephew, Gary Burson.

Surviving family members include nephews, Cliff, Bryan, Brent and Stuart Burson, and a niece, Robin Youngblood.