Bercie Throckmorton Glass of South Boston passed away Monday, Dec. 30, 2019. She was born in Halifax County on Nov. 4, 1928 and was 91 years of age.

She was the daughter of the late Vincent Throckmorton and the late Elizabeth Nichols Throckmorton. She was married Jesse Alfred Glass Sr.

She was a member of Hunting Creek Baptist Church. She was an active member of the Triangle Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.

Bercie Throckmorton Glass is survived by her son, Jesse Alfred Glass Jr. and wife Tina of Nathalie; two grandchildren, Jesse Thomas Glass of Danville and Jessica Elena Glass of Nathalie; and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by siblings Frances T. Denmead, Joyce T. Jeter, Woodrow, Earl and Noel Throckmorton; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Hunting Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Sean McGuire officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family received friends Tuesday evening from 7 until 8:30 p.m. at Hunting Creek Baptist Church and other times at the home of Mary Hudson, 6109 Newbill School Rd, Clover.

For memorials, consider Triangle Volunteer Fire Department, 1051 Morton’s Ferry Rd, Nathalie, VA 24577, or Hunting Creek Baptist Church, 4055 Hunting Creek Rd, Nathalie, VA 24577.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.