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Glenna L. Waid


Glenna L. Waid, 93, of Alvon, WV, passed away November 13, 2021 at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Fairlea, WV following a short illness.

She was born February 22, 1928 in Alvon and was the daughter of the late Clarence and Nellie Boggs.

Glenna and her husband, Glenn Waid, owned and operated Green Acres Grocery Store in Alvon, WV for over 30 years, and she was a beloved member of her small community. In her life, she was devoted to and loved her family dearly. To her children and grandchildren, she was an inspiration, a mentor, and a dear friend. Glenna was a blessing to her family and all who loved her, and she will be sadly missed.

Glenna was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Glenn G. Waid; by her sister, Vanisha Sulser; and her son-in-law, Telford Scott, Sr.

Glenna is survived by her two daughters, Jeannie Scott and Joy Bland and husband, Butch; grandchildren, Telford Scott, Jr., Stacey Scott Goodwin and husband, Sean, and Levi Bland and Julie Smith; great-grandchildren, Autumn Scott Judy and husband, Channing, Johnathan Scott and wife, Sarah, Makayla Scott, Brooklyn Scott and Jesse Scott, Lilly and Ella Goodwin and boyfriend, Tyler Deskins, Greyson and Rowan Bland, Hudson and Gracen Smith; great-great-grandchildren, Dani Rae and Sawyer Judy; as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

There will be a graveside service for Mrs. Waid on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Alvon Methodist Church Cemetery, Alvon, WV with Rev. Bobby McClintic officiating.

There was a visitation on Tuesday, November 16, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Alvon Living Word Church in Alvon.

Please send online condolences by visiting

Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs is in charge of arrangements.

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