- Last Updated on 12:00 AM 10/09/09
Mr. Jesse Alfred Glass Sr. of 1085 Hunters Trail, Nathalie died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was born in Halifax County on January 7, 1927 and was 82 years of age. He was the son of the late Lacy Glass and Marie Conner Glass and was married to Bercie Throckmorton Glass, who survives.
Mr. Glass was a member of Hunting Creek Baptist Church, an Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict, a member of Masonic Lodge #143, Woodmen of the World and past member of the Triangle Fire Department.
In addition to his wife, survivors include one son, Jesse A. ‘Al’ Glass and wife, Tina, of Nathalie; two grandchildren, Jesse Thomas ‘J.T.’ Glass and Jessica Elena Glass, both of Nathalie; one sister, Vivian Glass Smith of Nathalie; and a number of nieces and nephews. Two brothers, Sam and L.M. Glass, also preceded Mr. Glass in death.
Funeral services will be held today, Oct. 9 at 2 p.m. at Hunting Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Tony Sisk officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with Masonic Rites.
The family received friends Thursday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Hunting Creek Baptist Church and other times at his home.
In lieu of flowers please consider the Triangle Volunteer Fire Department, 3060 Morton’s Ferry Road, Nathalie, 24577, or a charity of our choice.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunerals.com
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Avenue, South Boston.