|Birth: ||Jul. 5, 1918|
|Death: ||Nov. 8, 1996|
Glen L. Anderson
Glen L. Anderson, Ponca City resident, died early Friday morning, Nov. 8, 1996, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center. He was 78.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Ponca City Second Baptist Church with the Rev. Paul Graham, pastor, officiating. He will be assisted by the Rev. Bill Evans of Oklahoma City. Burial will follow in the Longwood Cemetery under the direction of Trout Funeral Home. Friends may call at the funeral home until noon Monday.
Glen L. Anderson was born July 5, 1918, in the Bressie Community, south of Ponca City, the son of Roy Thomas and Stella May (Easley) Anderson. He attended the Tearney School at Bressie and later served the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.
On Dec. 12, 1945, he was married to Joanne Huff in Winfield, Kan., and the couple made their home in Ponca City. Anderson was a farmer and was also employed as an elevator operator at the Ranch Drive Co-op and as a machinist with Smith International. He and his wife were members of the Second Baptist Church. He enjoyed gardening.
Survivors include his wife, Joanne Anderson, of the home; one daughter, Glenda Hall of Ponca City; three sons, Tim, Tom, and Jack, all of Ponca City; three sisters, Ruby Baker and Shirley Countryman, both of Ponca City, and Helen Morris of Bakersfield, Calif.; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and three step-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one son, Dennis Anderson; his parents; and three brothers, Carl, James and Lawrence.
Casket bearers will be nephews, Steve Countryman, Ricky Anderson, Willard Anderson, Robin Anderson, Richard Anderson, and Bob Mowder. Honorary casket bearers will be grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Ponca City, 1904 North Union, Suite 103, Ponca City, OK 74601.
The family will be at 811 South 10th Street.
From The Pages Of The Ponca City News, Sunday, November 10, 1996
Note: Obit provided by Jim Nelson
Joanne V. Anderson (1930 - 2006)
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Nov 21, 2008
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