The Port Arthur News
PORT ARTHUR —
Leon Glenn of Port Arthur, entered peaceful rest on Sunday, June 9, 2013 at Senior Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center at the age of 81. He was born in Glidden, TX and was a resident of Lubbock, TX where he was a teacher for 7 years. He married Pearl King and they moved to Port Arthur, TX in 1972 where he resided until his passing.
Preceding him in death are his parents Elza & Lulu Glenn; brothers, Elza Jr., Andew, and Willie Glenn; sisters, Daisy Smallwood and Gloria Hurd.
He is survived by his wife Pearl (King) Glenn; daughter Yvette Glenn; sister Mattie Banks; stepchildren Theron Cole (Lois), Willie A. Denley (Nancy), Deborah Deary , Flossie Stevens (Hubert), James Robinson Jr. (Aline), Jessica Robinson, 12 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, and dear friends.
A visitation will be held at New St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 1048 W. Gulfway Dr. , Port Arthur, TX, on Monday, June 17, 2013 from 11 a.m. until service time at 1 p.m. with Rev. Claude Comeaux officiating. Burial will be Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 1 p.m. in Sheppard Memorial Cemetery, in Glidden, TX under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.