Born March 15, 1930, in Hayti, son of the late Frank and Myrtle Ogdon glass, he was a 1950 graduate of Hayti High School, and a Korean veteran. He was a sawmill owner and operator, a drag line owner and operator, a dirt hauler and a member of the Glass Memorial Baptist Church.
On Feb. 14, 1985, in Hayti, he married Jean Aldridge, who survives.
Survivors also include four children, Dennis Glass and wife, Cathy, of Gulf Breeze, Fla., David Glass and wife, Brenda, of Wichita, Kan., Scott Glass and wife, Kay, of St. Louis, Mo., and Tim Anderson and wife, Carolyn, of Hayti; a step-daughter, Diana Bridges, of Caruthersville, Mo.; 11 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Henry Kevin Glass; four sisters, Pat Glass, Blanch Chambers, Stella Allen and Jessie Shelly and one brother, Leo Glass.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Monday, Aug. 25, at the Glass Memorial Baptist Church in Hayti with Bro. Don Tims officiating.
Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Hayti.
Pallbearers were family members.
John W. German Funeral Home of Hayti was in charge of arrangements.