Glenda Faye Moon, 65, passed away on Good Friday, April 15, 2022, at home with her loving family by her side. Glenda was born on January 2, 1957, in Marshfield, Missouri, to the late Thomas Leland and Donna June Cantrell. She grew up in Missouri, graduating from Niangua High School. She then went to Iowa and attended Vennard College, earning her Bachelors in Bible and General Education. On July 28, 1979, she married the love of her life, Donald Lee Moon. Together they had four daughters. Glenda began working with World Gospel Mission in March of 1984 and has spent the last 38 years sharing the Gospel. She was previously a member of Faith Country Chapel in New Castle, Pennsylvania, and had recently been attending Hanfield United Methodist Church. She enjoyed sewing, singing, traveling, hiking, and collecting rocks since she was a little girl. She ministered in Argentina (a country she deeply loved) for over 30 years, became fluent in Spanish, and formed many deep friendships. Most recently, she enjoyed making new friends and learning Greek while living in Cyprus. More than anything, Glenda loved to spend time with her family and grandchildren.

Glenda is survived by her husband, Donald; daughter, Elizabeth (Bradley) Moon Carter, and their daughter, Erica, Ferndale, Michigan; daughter, Emily (Thomas) Todd, and their sons, Thomas and William, Nancy, Kentucky; daughter, Elicia (Jeremias Ramirez) Moon, and their children, Lucia, Liam, and Mara Ramirez, Upland; sister, Linda (Sam) Randolph; brothers, Dan, Curtis (Jenifer), and Greg (Elizabeth) Cantrell; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Leland and Donna; daughter, Erica Leigh Moon; companion and mentor, Nina Anderson; and sister-in-law, Cindy Cantrell.

A visitation will be held at Cummings Funeral Home, 1406 Madison Street, Bedford, Iowa, on Friday, April 22, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at New Life Missionary Church, 301 Pollock Blvd., on Saturday, April 23, at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery in Blockton, Iowa. There will be a memorial service at Hanfield United Methodist Church, 101 North 400 East, Marion, Indiana 46952, on Saturday, May 14, at 11:00 a.m. Local arrangements for Glenda have been entrusted to the Jones-Smith Chapel of Armes-Hunt Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Contributions in Glenda's memory may be made to World Gospel Mission, designated to the Glenda Moon Memorial, P.O. Box 948, Marion, Indiana 46952, or online at Online memories and condolences may be shared at

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