SHREVEPORT, LA - Funeral service for Velda Kay Glidewell, 60, will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at Rose-Neath's Southside Chapel. Officiating will be Dr. Durell Tuberville. Entombment will follow in Forest Park St. Vincent. Visitation with the family will be from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Monday, September 7, 2009 at the funeral home.
Velda was born on February 26, 1949 in Pineville, LA. She passed away on September 3, 2009 after a lengthy illness. She was a resident of Shreveport and a Certified Nursing Assistant for LSUS Medical Center before her illness. She was of the Baptist faith.
Her father, J.W. Vines preceded Velda in death. Surviving her are her mother, Maple B., Vines; sons, Frank "Trey" Launer, III and wife, Rachael, and Orvin W. Launer; brother, Jerry W. Vines; and grandson, Dylan H. Launer. Rose-Neath Funeral Home