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Cheryl G. Glaze

Cheryl G. Glaze


Born Cheryl Gale Tooles to the late Florida L. Speller Tooles-Johnson and the late William T. Tooles on June 23, 1953, she departed this life on Monday, May 3, 2021, after a lengthy illness.


The 10th of 17 children, Cheryl was raised by the Late Clifton and Oretha Glaze, her mothers were best friends. She was baptized at an early age by the late Rev. Honest Hawkins at St. Peters Primitive Baptist Church. She was also the lead vocalist for the Wesley AME Youth Choir, directed by the late Wanda Fields. She was educated in the Burlington City Public School System. graduating class of 1971, she attended Burlington County College. 


Cheryl was employed at Ft Dix and as a medical assistant with the Late Dr. Samuel Brown on Federal St, during high school. Following college, McGuire AFB, NJ was her place of employment for over 40 years at the Passenger Terminal as a travel agent, retiring in June 2012.  She was also Burlington’s cheerful and friendly Avon lady. Cheryl then met her better half Robert Ingram who she spent40 beautiful years with.


Cheryl was a beautiful person with a beautiful spirit.  This was her mark on the world, working on a military base, interacting with troops and their families, she was loved by people from all around the world. She loved her family and friends, most important her 3 sons who were her whole world. She gave the same dotting love to her grandchildren.


Cheryl could always put a smile on your face and laughter in your soul.  A very easy-going fun-loving person, who loved music and socializing with others She was a no non-sense type of person, not cold but in a firm and loving way. To know her was to love her. Her favorite music was the oldies, ending each song with her signature bird call. She also enjoys computer games and playing cards


Those preceding her in death:  her parents, Sister: Antonia Tooles. Brenda Patrick, Brothers: Dwight, Lamont, Ruzzelle Tooles, and Jarvis Pitts, God sister Zona Hall


She leaves to cherish her memory: Her Children: Clifton Glaze Sr (Rosetta), Palmyra NJ and Diondre Glaze and Taron Ingram, Edgewater Park, NJ,  14 grandchildren: Rozelle, Clifton, Brionna, Ondria and Jelani Glaze, Brittney & Shawna McCurry,  Markell Knight, Supreme Best, Caleb, Avriana & Tivon Ingram, London Sutton, Julianna Charles and 6 great-grandchildren. God children: Talisa Grant and Dena Billups, God Brother: Theodore (Chuckie) Bright Sr.


Brothers; Erskine and Maurice Tooles, Rodney and Terence Johnson all of Burlington, NJ. Ronald Tooles of Merchantville, NJ, Wayne (Sheila) of Kendall Park, NJ, Sisters: Sonda Glaze, Debbie Rhett, Paula King, Carla Johnson all of Burlington, Denise Johnson of Trenton, NJ, and Marilyn Hickman (Randy) of Raleigh NC, Glaze Family of Alabama and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Special acknowledgement to Ruthie Frisby, Mt Holly, NJ.

Cheryl G. Glaze Passed away on Monday, May 3, 2021
Graveside Celebration of Life, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 11AM Odd Fellows Cemetery, Burlington, NJ
Viewing: 10AM-11AM TL Hutton Family & Friends Funeral Services

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