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Mae Glenda Oliver Lynn


2419958Mae Glenda Oliver Lynn, 74, died Sunday, February 16, 2014, at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, Texas. Born December 2, 1939, in Waxahachie, Texas, Glenda was the daughter of Clovis Wales Oliver, Sr. and Viola Hartsfield Oliver of Reagor Springs. She was reared at Ensign and was a cheerleader at Ennis High School. She moved to Fort Worth in 1957 where she met and married Homer Dean Boswell. His career with the US Air Force allowed them opportunities to live in several different states and Japan. She returned to Ennis in 1982 and was employed by Transportation Tax Specialists. In 2006, she married Coy Lynn of Centerville. Together they built a home in Eustace where they have lived for several years. Glenda gave her time weekly as a volunteer at ETMC Athens where she cared for new mothers and infants. She loved music and was a talented singer and pianist, sharing her talents with high school friends in the singing group “Sweet Harmony”. They performed at social events across the metroplex. A lifelong member of the Church of Christ, at the time of her death she was a member of the congregation of Eastern Hills in Athens. She greatly appreciated the cards, which she read daily, and the prayers she received from friends and her church family. She is survived by her husband, Coy Lynn; one son, Jeff Boswell of Austin and his two children; four daughters: Susan and Mel Kelder of Belton and their four children and four grandchildren; Stacie and David Beggs of Ennis and their three children and two grandchildren; Glenis and Tim Armstrong of Ennis and their three children; Amanda and Tommy Davis of Buffalo and their two children; and “adopted” Connie Easterling of Buffalo. She is also survived by three step-daughters: Lisa Lynn of Magnolia; Trisa Finney of Tomball; and Ladonna Cook of Tomball; six step-grandchildren and two step-great grand children, several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Clovis Wales Oliver, Jr. and Bobby Ross Oliver. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Eastern Hills Church of Christ Women’s Ministry for New Mothers and Infants at 1200 E. Corsicana Street, Athens, Texas, 75751 for the benefit of maternity and neonatal care. Visitation was held Monday, February 17, 2014, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the J.E. Keever Mortuary of Ennis. A celebration of her life will took place on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at 2 p.m. In the J.E. Keever Mortuary Chapel of Ennis. Interment followed in Myrtle Cemetery under the direction of J.E. Keever Mortuary, Inc. www.jekeevermortuary.com

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