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Glenn H. Brechbill

Glenn H. Brechbill, 87, of Hayesville, died Friday, June 21, 2019 in a Gainesville, Ga. hospital. He was a native of East Canton, Ohio, but had lived in East Canton and Tallmadge, Ohio before moving to Clay County in 1994. Glenn was a retired mechanic with Leppo Inc. and was a sixth-generation farmer. He was a member of Sharp Memorial United Methodist Church in Young Harris.

He was the son of the late Earl and Ruth Bosler Brechbill and the husband of the late Elma Krepps Brechbill.

Surviving are his wife, Jayne Cooley Robertiello Brechbill; two daughters, Susie Brechbill, of Hayesville, and Patsy Brechbill, of Akron, Ohio; a son Billy Brechbill and wife, Robyn, of Hayesville; two step-daughters, Donna McAllister and husband, Jamie, and Ann Marie Robertiello Enriquez, both of Savannah, Ga.; two sisters, Shirley Baad, of Plantation Key, Fla., and Jean Shoemaker, of Cleveland, Ohio; a brother, Harold “Bud” Brechbill, of East Canton, Ohio; three grandchildren, one step-grandson and two great-grandsons.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 29 in the Sharp Memorial United Methodist Church in Young Harris, Ga. with Rev. Stephen Soulen officiating. The inurnment will be in Oak Forest United Methodist Church Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made in memory of: Glenn H. Brechbill to: Oak Forest United Methodist Church Building Fund, 990 Oak Forest Rd/PO Box 152, Hayesville, N.C. 28904 or to: Sharp Memorial United Methodist Church Pastorial Discretionary Fund, 1114 Main Street/PO Box 66, Young Harris, Ga. 30582. 

Ivie Funeral Home, Hayesville: is in charge of all arrangements.

Clay County Progress

Mailing Address: PO Box 483, Hayesville, NC 28904
Physical Address: 43 Main Street, Hayesville, NC 28904
Phone: 828-389-8431
Fax: 828-389-9997