Glenna Ruth Brown passed away in the afternoon of January 8th, 2017 at 79 years of age.
Glenna Ruth was the daughter of Glen and Lala Lee Tracy of Pulaski Virginia. She is survived by her husband Archie D. Brown, two sons, Michael S and Steven D. Brown, and her siblings, Marie Fitts of Charleston SC, Billy Tracy of Pulaski VA, Wanda Cruff of Goose Creek, SC, and Betty Nuckolls of Pulaski, VA.
Ruth graduated from Pulaski High School and attended The First Presbyterian Church in Pulaski, VA. She moved from Pulaski, VA to Fairfield, CA with her sister where she met and married Archie Brown. She loved gardening, and especially tending to her petunias. As a young woman, Glenna was very fond of fishing and boating at Crab Orchard Lake in Southern Illinois. They were married in Reno, Nevada in 1957 and raised their two sons in San Jose, CA.
Ruth worked for Pacific Telephone and then joined her husband at the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company.
Glenna Ruth and Archie ran the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company near Valley Fair Mall with their two sons Michael and Steven for 32 years.
Glenna Ruth was a very loving and caring wife and mother. She was gifted with a wonderful personality and sense of humor. She will be greatly missed by both family and friends.