Wanda Glines Stryker, 77, of Planters Run, Elizabeth City, NC died Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Elizabeth City Health and Rehabilitation Center. A native of Louisana, she was born November 5, 1940 in New Orleans to the late Harold R. Glines and Lura Pellegrin Glines and was the wife of Shelton D. Stryker of the residence. As a youth, her family moved to Virginia and she graduated from Norview High School in Norfolk VA in 1958. She was a member of the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and worked at Empire Machinery & Supply in Norfolk and later at Courtesy Ford of Elizabeth City.
In addition to Shelton, her husband of fifty-eight years, she is survived by two daughters, Shelle S. Taylor and husband Bruce of Angier, NC and Shannon M. Stryker of Elizabeth City; three grandchildren, Carlie Taylor, Brandon Taylor and Kristen Taylor; a sister, Phyllis G. Bernard and husband Frank of Currituck; and sister in law, Bonnie Glines of Edenton, NC. She was preceded in death by a brother Harold R. Glines, Jr.
A Gathering of Friends and Family will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Twiford Memorial Chapel. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Stryker family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
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