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William Howard Glenn, 70, Adair County, KY (1945-2015)

He was a US Army Veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of the American Legion and the VFW. He will be accorded full military honors at committal services. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service as a mail handler. He was a native of Newton, MA and a resident of Columbia, KY at the time of his death. He was the widower of Sheila Joyce McCawley Glenn. He leaves 12 direct living descendants.
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William Howard Glenn, 70, of Columbia, Ky. died Friday, March 20, 2015 at his home.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 10amCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. L.C. McCawley officiating. Burial in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY, with full military honors presented by Columbia VFW Post 6097. Visitation will be on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 from 4pm-7pmCT.

Casket Bearers: Steven Glenn, Eric Glenn, Jeremy Wile, Shawn McCawley, Chuck Pennington, Danny Stone, J.T. Wile
William Howard Glenn, 70, Adair County, KY (1945-2015)

He was born Monday, February 5, 1945, in Newton, Middlesex County, MA, to the late Howard F. and Mary Louise Newman Glenn. He died Friday, March 20, 2015, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of 70 years, one month, and 15 days.

He was a US Army Veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of the American Legion and the VFW. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service as a mail handler.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sheila Joyce McCawley Glenn on March 18, 2011.

Survivors include:
  • Three sons: David Glenn of Whitesboro, NY, Joey Glenn and Jeremy Wile both of Campbellsville, KY

  • One daughter: Kelly Wile of Campbellsville, KY

  • One brother: Robert Glenn of New York Mills, NY

  • Three sisters: Mary Lou Prue and Margaret Evans both of New York Mills, NY, Kathy Glenn of Clarks Mills, NY

  • Seven grandchildren

  • One great-grandchild

  • Several other relatives and friends
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Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements

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