Before she died, Glorina Bishop told her family and friends to keep their church strong and help people.
Bishop, 79, of Elizabethtown, died of cancer Thursday at Hardin Memorial Hospital.
As the Rev. B.T. Bishop’s wife, she was “first lady” of First Baptist Church and was a familiar figure in many organizations.
Elizabethtown City Councilman Tony Bishop, one of her two sons, said his mother grew to love others as a licensed beautician and a member of First Baptist Church.