Glena Jo Apperson, 79, of Waco, passed away Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23, at Old Union Cemetery near Groesbeck.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, at OakCrest Funeral Home, 4520 Bosque Blvd. in Waco.
Glena was born Nov. 25, 1935, in Mexia, to Rufus and Ruby (Herod) Lewis. She was a graduate of Mexia High School. On July 20, 1956, she married the love of her life, Bill Apperson, in Dallas. She made Waco her home for over 57 years. Glena also worked for many years at Hillcrest Hospital in admissions. Glena was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend and will be deeply missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her beloved husband of 64 years, Bill Apperson in 2009.