Funeral services for Mrs. Glenda Bazyari will be held Friday, December 15, 2017, at 11:30am at Midway Baptist Church, with Bro. Michael Bird officiating. Burial will follow in Magnolia Cemetery. Robert Barham Family Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Mrs. Bazyari, age 71, of Meridian, passed away Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at Anderson Regional Medical Center.
She was a faithful member of Midway Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday School for many years. Along with teaching Sunday School, she had a special bond with the ladies of Frances Weatherfords Sunday School class. She retired after teaching in both Meridian and Lauderdale County school systems for over twenty-five years. Along with teaching, she enjoyed playing Bridge with her friends and earned the rank of Life Master.
She is survived by her husband of fifty years, Dr. Habib Bazyari; children, Soraya Welden, Reza (Cheryl) Bazyari, and Simine (Russell) Reed; grandchildren, Reagan Welden, McKenzie Welden, Hunter Reed, Nathan Bazyari, Evelyn Reed, Callie Reed; brother, Burleigh (Martha Lynn) Hunter; and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Burl and Doris Hunter and her brother, Jerry Hunter.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Midway Baptist Church in her name.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at robertbarhamffh.com
Visitation will be held Friday, December 15, 2017, from 10:00-11:30am at Midway Baptist Church.
Published on December 13, 2017