The Woodward News

February 27, 2013

Kenneth R. Glass

Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. — The funeral for Kenneth R. Glass Sr., 79 year-old former Fairmont

resident, will be 2:00pm Thursday, February 28, 2013 in the

Henninger-Hinson Funeral Home Chapel. Reverend Tommy Donaldson will officiate. Burial will follow in Enid Cemetery under the direction of

Henninger-Hinson Funeral Home.

Kenneth was born March 24, 1933 in Wakeeney, Kansas to Roland and LoRea (Rountree) Glass and died Saturday, February 23, 2013 at the Arbor House Assisted Living in Mustang, Oklahoma. He attended Ellis schools and graduated from Ellis High School with the class of 1950. After graduation, he served as a paratrooper with the United States Army. He was stationed at Fort Bragg. While on leave in Charlotte, North Carolina he met his future wife. On April 23, 1955, he married Corneila Ann Wooten in Charlotte. The couple made their first home in Wilson Creek, Colorado. Kenneth was in the oil business all of his life and the family lived in North Carolina and Texas before settling

in Fairmont, Oklahoma in 1979. The couple moved to Mustang in 2012 to be closer to family.

After Kenneth’s retirement, he enjoyed raising cattle and roping. He

was an avid outdoorsman and loved to spend time with his family in

their cabin in Colorado. He was a Mason and a long-time member of

Bethlehem Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife Ann, of the home; daughter, Kay Clawson and husband, Randy of Mustang; son, Kenny Glass, Jr. and wife, Terri of Perry; three grandchildren, Jennifer Bird; Stephanie Clawson; Brandon Reinhardt; three great-grandchildren, Seth Clawson and Kara and Carsten Bird; also one brother, Kirk Glass and wife, Sandy of Ft.

Payne, Alabama.

He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Sharon Rickett.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home to OMRF (Alzheimer’s Division) or Bethlehem Baptist Church.

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