|Birth: ||Jun. 17, 1908|
|Death: ||Mar. 25, 1994|
Rev. Alton Glasure was an ordained Presbyterian minister who served many churches including the Presbyterian Church in Menlo, Georgia where he met his first wife, Jean Cleckler and married on October 19, 1933. He completed his ministerial career at the First Presbyterian Church of St. Petersburg, Florida where he met his second wife Florence Voyles and married on November 1, 1971. In between there were at least two other churches, Union Point, Georgia where he performed the wedding ceremony on June 2, 1934 for Chester and Ruth Glasure Carson, his sister. He was also pastor of the Homer Presbyterian Church in some year of his career.
Alton married first, Leida Jean Cleckler, There were two daughters: Nancy Louise Glasure who married William Tuthill Lammers and Myra Jean Glasure who married Rev. Clarence Deleon Weaver. Each daughter had three children.
Alton married second, Florence Lean Voyles. She died in 2004 and was cremated. Her ashes were spread in the Memorial Garden of the First Presbyterian Church in St. Petersburg, Florida.
In 1933, Alton Henley Glasure, authored the "History of Hebron Church and Community" a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia. This thesis by Alton is, archived in the General Library University of Georgia and has long been a source of information used by thousands seeking information about Hebron Presbyterian Church and its early community.
Groves Cleveland Glasure (1871 - 1945)
Myra Louise Bruce Glasure (1875 - 1966)
Leida Jean Cleckler Glasure (1911 - 1970)
Florence Lean Voyles Glasure (____ - 2004)*
Ruth Mabel Glasure Carson (1899 - 1985)*
James Hoyt Glasure (1901 - 1979)*
Hope Williams Glasure (1903 - 1957)*
Bruce Cleveland Glasure (1905 - ____)*
Alton Henley Glasure (1908 - 1994)
Wayne Henderson Glasure (1913 - 1984)*
Mary Louise Glasure Dolvin (1917 - 1999)*
Thomas Duard Glasure (1919 - 1938)*
Ashes scattered Memorial Garden
First Presbyterian Church
St. Petersburg, Florida
Hebron Presbyterian Cemetery
Plot: Row Twenty One
Maintained by: William Carson
Originally Created by: Kathleen Boucher
Record added: Aug 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75197213