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Loretta Mae True Mcglory

February 26, 1942 — June 2, 2021

A longtime resident of Nashville, Tennessee, Ms. Loretta Mae (True) McGlory was called home on Wednesday, June 2, 2021. Ms. Loretta McGlory was born on February 26th, 1942 in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late parents of Harvey Estel True and Theresa Bernice Hoard of Cincinnati, Ohio. Ms. Loretta McGlory traveled Nationally and Internationally in support of her previous husband (Retired First Sergeant Prentiss McGlory) and four children were born during their union.

Ms. Loretta McGlory was a devoted employee of Clover Bottom Mental Health Hospital for over 20 years before retiring in 2004. After retiring, she worked part-time as a sitter for Vanderbilt Hospital. During her final years in retirement she sought to enjoy traveling with family and friends and enjoying her hobbies of knitting and planting flowers.

Ms. Loretta McGlory professed her faith in Jesus Christ and united with Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church where her mother attended under the pastorate care of Pastor Herbert Brown. She was very active in the Usher Ministry #2, Willing Workers Ministry, Music Ministry, and was very active and faithful in her Sunday School. Ms. Loretta McGlory loved her church and her church members and Pastor.

Ms. Loretta McGlory preceded in death by her parents; her first born son (Micheal Dwayne True), one special grandson (Little Terrence McGlory), a special nephew (Rodney Shields), and step-father Mr. Charles Wade.

She leaves to mourn
Two Dear and Devoted Sisters
Barbara Ann Shields and Harlena Rosetta Hall

One Special Devoted Aunt
Katherine Ingram of Cincinnati, Ohio

Four Lovely and Devoted Children
Printiss Willis McGlory Jr. (Sandra) of Albuquerque, NM, Robin Lynn Stanton (Preston)
Sherrie Shanatta McGlory, and Terence Bryan McGlory (Yolanda)

Fifteen Outstanding and Devoted Grandchildren
Alexus McGlory Narada Smith
Antwan McGlory Preston Stanton
DeAntaun McDuffie Printice McGlory, III
Delreco Phillips Ternika McGlory
Dominque McGlory Tierra Douglas
Kyndra Donelson Timothy McGlory
Lakendra Granberry Trenton McGlory
Marquice Stanton

Eighteen Outstanding and Devoted Great-Grandchildren:
Aaliyah Phillips Keara McGlory
Alexis Bell Ke'miyah Cranberry
Aspen Smith Kenneth Foster, Jr.
Aubrianna Davis Nyona McGlory
Dejane Phillips Pryceona Williams
Delreco Phillips II Ryonna Douglas
Destiny Pucciarelli Sidney Smith
Jatoryie Toran Terence McGlory
Jermiah Bell Tieyona MCGlory

Four Dear and Devoted Friends:
Ralph Davis * Lois Blackwell * Margaret Derrick * Ollie London

She also leaves to treasure her memory and time spent together with many other relatives and friends.
I am the vine; you are the branches. If a man remains in me and I in him, he will bear much fruit.
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Sunday, June 13, 2021

4:00 - 5:00 pm (Central time)

Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church

2200 26th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208

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