of Searcy, AR
October 31, 1925 - April 15, 2022
Gleetis Verdean Barnett Stracener traded her earthly life for her heavenly home on April, 15, 2022 at the age of 96. She was born to Oscar Lee and Parilee Barnett on October 31, 1925 in Romance, Arkansas. She received her early education in the Gravel Hill schools. Gleetis married A L Stracener on December 30, 1942. They were completely devoted to one another for 74 years, 7 months until A L's death in July 2017. Gleetis was preceded by her parents; her beloved husband A L; a twin brother, Reedus; her 11 siblings and two great-great grandchildren, Athen McClure and Gracie Webb. She is survived by her daughter, Glenda Dortch (Jerry) of Searcy; three grandchildren, Kimberly Atwell (Mike) of Pleasant Grove, AR, Shona Foote (Mike) of Benton, AR and Ty Pipkin (Jamie) of Timbo, AR; eight great grandchildren; Haley, Turner, Brittany, Ashlyn, Michaela, Hannah, Sarah, Johnathan; eleven great-great grandchildren, Kaylee, Kinsey, Madelynn, Ella Mae, Arabella, Lilly, Miah, Wylie Mae, Archer, Carter and Roman.A celebration of Gleetis' life will be 1:00 P.M., April 19, 2022 at South Heights Church of God in Searcy with a visitation at 12 noon until service time. Burial will follow at White County Memorial Gardens in Searcy under the direction of Roller-Daniel Funeral Home. Memorial may be made to South Heights Church of God, Searcy, AR. For online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.
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Glenda, my heart breaks for not being able to be with you today. You and Jerry are definitely in my prayers and please know you are loved.
I'm very sorry to learn of Aunt Dean's passing. She was a sweet tender soul. Just imagine the reunion she having today! May you feel God's love and comfort at this time. Robin Baker Pruitt
She is the last of my grand mothers sisters
I lost connection, this is the rest of my previous message for Mrs.Glenda..wonderful, Faithful life. I will be praying for you All today, and the many trying days to come. May God’s love, presence, comfort , and peace be Ever present with each of you!..Love and blessings!.. Lou
Dear Mrs. Glenda and family, I’m so sorry to learn of the passing of your zprecious, loving Mother, and my Aunt Dean. I regret I will not be physically able to be with you as you reflect on her won
Aunt Gleetis was a very sweet lady. I loved her chicken and dressing and miss our family gatherings. Her and Uncle A,L. were favorites.
I always loved Aunt Gleetis. I have fond memories of her and Uncle A L. I know she is smiling down on us all. Prayers for Glenda and kids.🙏🏽♥️