Glenn E. Deweese
Glenn E. Deweese, 82, of Paducah, passed away from Alzheimer’s at 8:39 a.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2013, at home with his loving wife by his side.
Glenn was born in Carlisle County, Ky., was a member of the Baptist faith, and a United States Armed Forces veteran. Glenn retired as Captain of the Paducah Fire Department after 30 years of service and also retired from A&P Grocery store after 24 years of service. After his retirements he owned and operated Deweese Lawn Service, and Deweese Rental Properties.
Glenn is survived by his wife of 59 years, Christine Hays Deweese; one daughter, Marta Leneave and husband Gary of Paducah, Ky.; two sons, Tim Deweese and wife Patty of Nashville, Tenn., and Brad Deweese of Paducah, Ky.; and two very special grandchildren, Christine Paige Deweese of Newnan, Ga., and Claydon Glenn Leneave of Paducah, Ky.
Glenn is also survived by brothers and sisters-in-law, Ralph Harris of Murray, Ky., Virginia Davis and Earl Hays of Paducah, Ky., Kent and Sue Hays of Cunningham, Ky., Joyce and Ralph Turner of Cunningham, Ky., and Jo Hays of Bardwell, Ky.; and several wonderful nieces and nephews.
Glenn was preceded in death by his parents, Arlie and Elsie Bowers Deweese; and a sister, Glenna “Tootsie” Harris of Murray, Ky.
Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday, June 10, 2013, at the Milner and Orr Funeral Home of Paducah.
The funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at the funeral home with Pastor Chris Fleming officiating.
Burial will follow at the Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association: Kaden Tower, 6100 Dutchmans Ln. STE 401, Louisville, KY 40205; and to Lourdes Hospice: P.O. Box 7100 Paducah, KY 42002.
You can also leave a message of condolence or light a candle at www.milnerandorr.com.