39. James Alfred Glenn
was born on
22 Dec 1857 in Marion County, Arkansas.(26)
He appeared on the census on 5 Jun 1900 in Austin, Travis County, Texas.
(166) He appeared on the census on 3 May
1910 in Duncan, Stephens County, Oklahoma.(167)
He appeared on the census on 2 Jan 1920 in Shirley Township, Grady County,
Oklahoma.(168) He appeared on the census
on 3 Apr 1930 in Hillsboro, Grady County, Oklahoma.
(169) He died on 26 Nov 1950 in Alex, Grady County, Oklahoma.
(170) He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery,
From the Chickasha Daily Express, Monday, November, 27, 1950:
JAMES A. GLENN RITES TUESDAY
Services for James Alfred Glenn, 92, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the
chapel of Chickasha Funeral home.
Mr. Glenn, who had been in failing health for the past year, died at 1:15 a.m.
Sunday in his home in Alex.
He was a resident of Grady County for the past 22 years, having lived in the
Verden community for 17 and moving to Alex in 1942. A farmer, Mr. Glenn had
been retired for the past 15 years. He was a member of the Methodist church.
Survivors include his wife, Pearl; four sons, George of Anadarko, Robert of Victorville,
Calif., Frand and John of Alex; four daughters, Mrs. W. M. Ragland of Chickasha,
Mrs. R. J. Walker of Victorville, Mrs. W. T. Kiser of Alex, and Mrs. Raymond
Giddens, of Cuba; 21 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Interment will be in Rose Hill cemetery under the direction of Chickasha Funeral
From the Chickasha daily Express, November 29, 1950:
GLENN SERVICES HELD IN CHAPEL
Funeral services for James Alfred Glenn, 92, were conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday
in the chapel of Chickasha Funeral home. Rev. E. G. Sifford, pastor of Jones
Methodist church, officiated.
Mrs. Ernest Nikkel and Mrs. Cleo Rives sang "Beautiful Isle" and "Precious
Memories." Mrs. Sifford sang "Abide With Me." Mrs. Frieda Young
was at the organ.
Pallbearers were C. E. Bagwell, Roy Keen, John Sprawls, Cecil Smiley, C. A. Heisler,
and Leonard Davis.
Interment was in Rose Hill cemetery.
He was married to Lillie Pearl Alexander (daughter of
Robert Alexander and Emily Phillips) on 27 Aug 1899 in Travis
County, Texas. Lillie Pearl Alexander
was born on
27 Jun 1878 in Paint Rock, Concho County, Texas. She died on 12 May 1974 in
Alex, Grady County, Oklahoma. She was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Chickasha,
From the Chickasha daily Express, Monday, May 13, 1974:
Deaths and Funerals
MRS. LILLIE PEARL GLENN
Funeral services for Mrs. Lillie Pearl Glenn, 95, of Alex, will be held at 11
a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Brown Funeral Home with Rev. Earl Elam, assisted
by Eddis Edward, officiating.
Mrs. Glenn was born June 27, 1878, in Paint Rock, Tex. She was a member of the
Full Gospel Church.
She died Sunday in Grady Memorial Hospital.
Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. E. S. Cook of Chickasha; Mrs. Eula L.
Giddens of Virginia Beach, Va., and Mrs. Edna Walker of Victorville, Calif.,
three sons, Robert Glenn of Hisperia, Calif., Frank of Alex and Jack of Oklahoma
City; one sister, Mrs. Jay Cromeans of Austin, Texas; 22 grandchildren; 42 great
grandchildren; and eight great-great grandchildren.
Interment will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery under the direction of Brown's Funeral
From the Chickasha Daily Express, Tuesday, May 14, 1974:
MRS. LILLIE PEARL GLENN
Funeral service for Mrs. Lillie Pearl Glenn was held at 11 a.m. today in the
chapel of Brown's Funeral Home with Rev. Earl Elam officiating assisted by Rev.
Music was provided by Mrs. Fern Riddles, organist, and Mrs. Delma Threadgill,
Grandsons serving as pallbearers were Wayne Kiser, Richard Glenn, Donald Glenn,
Dean Glenn, Jesse Glenn and Bobby Glenn.
Interment was in Rose Hill Cemetery.
James Alfred Glenn and Lillie Pearl Alexander had the following children:
William Alfred Glenn.
Ida May Glenn.
George Nelson Glenn.
Robert Andrew Glenn.
Emma Jane "Janie" Glenn.
Frank Clifford Glenn.
Edna Pearl Glenn.
John Alexander "Jack" Glenn.
Eula Lee "Sally" Glenn.