Funeral services for Roy Glenn, 93, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. Albert Estes and Sherman Bailey officiating, with interment in Duck River Cemetery.
Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Glenn died Tuesday, April 16, at his residence. He was born July 10, 1919, in Cullman County, to Robert and Banie Glenn.
He served his country during World War II from 1942-1945 in the U.S. Army. He fought on the battlefields in Germany, England, Belgium, and France. After his separation form the Army, he met and married his wife of 67 years, Ruby Hunter Glenn. He was a longtime member and deacon of Unity Baptist Church. He was a barber in Cullman for many years, owning and operating the Cullman Barber Shop and the Star Barber Shop. He also worked at Cruise Barber Shop and Leggs Barber Shop.
He was preceeded in death by his parents; a brother, Rayford Glenn, and two sisters, Omie (Alvin) Harris, and Vernie (Leamon) Segers.
Survivors include his wife Ruby Glenn; two daughters Eleanor (Ronald) Shoemaker, and Lisa (Greg) Dodson; one son, Marlon Glenn; seven sisters, Ruth Burrow, Eva (Ottis) Phillips, Tressie Wright, Jean Wright, Obera McKenney, Patricia Abercrombie, and Dean (Jerry) Young; two sisters-in-law, Louise Butler, and Faye (Sidney) Suggs, two grandaughters, Anita (Matt) Tatro, and Amber (Michael) Denaburg; four grandsons, Wade Redding, Mark Glenn, Matthew Glenn, and Adam Dodson; one stepgrandaughter, Shawn (Timothy) Schiel; a host of nieces and nephews, six great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Pamela Carter Sanderson
Pamela Carter Sanderson, 62, of Beaverton, Ala., passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield, Ala.
Edith Wilkins Farmer
Funeral services for Edith Wilkins Farmer, 90, of Addison will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Nichols Funeral Home, Robert Partridge officiating, with burial in Kemp Cemetery.
Frances Britt Smith
Funeral services for Frances Britt Smith, 85, of Rock Springs community in Blount County will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Antioch Baptist Church, the Rev. Jerry Hackney officiating, with burial in Rock Springs Cemetery.
William Ross Baker
William Ross Baker, 82, left this world, finished his race and passed through the gates of Glory, Monday, July 28, 2014. He heard those precious words from Christ, “Well done, good and faithful servant, enter into the Glories of the Lord.”
Arrests, incidents reports for July 25-27, 2014
Here is a look at the incidents that were reported to the Cullman City Police Department for Friday, Saturday and Sunday:
- Susan Melissa Neck Werner
- Carlton Eugene Stafford
Carlton Eugene Stafford
Carlton Eugene Stafford, 82, of Cullman passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Cullman Regional Medical Center. He was born April 14, 1932, James and Mary Katherine Brown Stafford. Mr. Stafford was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was the original owner of Carlton’s restaurant.
Susan Melissa Neck Werner
Susan Werner died Monday, July 21, 2014, as a result of an apparent fall at her home in Gainesville, Florida. Susan grew up in Jacksonville, Florida, and, after graduation from FSU, spent many years in Cullman, where she taught elementary school and received a master’s degree from UAB. While in Cullman, she married Robert Werner and helped run a family retail business.
Melissa Gail Hyde
Funeral services for Melissa Gail Hyde, 36, of Vinemont will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, with burial in Round Top Cemetery in Morgan County.
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