Helen C. Glass, 80, of Wardell, Mo., passed away Friday, Oct. 7, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.
Born Aug. 30, 1931, in Athens, Ala., daughter of the late Cornelius Kelly Elrod and Wayman Cleo Elrod, she was of Baptist faith, an a member of the Eastern Star.
On Feb. 24, 1957, in Portageville, Mo., she married Lonnie Glass, Jr., who preceded her in death on March 6, 1996. She was also preceded in death by two daughters, Barbara Butler and Melinda Franks; one grandson, Larry Joe Franks, and one brother, Jimmy Elrod.
Survivors include three sons, Lonnie Willis III and wife, Lisa, of Bragg City, Mo., Danny Glass and wife, Carol, of Bragg City, and Bobby Bennett and wife, Dorothy, of Portageville two brothers, Waddel Elrod and wife, Lesby, of Texarkana, Ark., and Joe Elrod and wife, Joyce, of Portageville; two sisters, Pat Mann and husband, John, of Howardville, Mo., and Peggy Simmons and husband, Ardin, of Portageville; eight grandchildren, Lisa, Lana, Jennifer, Quintina, Courtney, Holly, Chris and Tim, and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., today, Tuesday, Oct. 11, at the Wardell Baptist Church with Rev. Griff Walker officiating.
Burial was in the Portageville Cemetery.
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Delisle Funeral Home of Portageville was in charge of arrangements.