Amy Rebekah Glass

Amy Rebekah Glass

Birth
Alabama, USA
Death 24 Aug 2000 (aged 25)
Tennessee, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 54505611 · View Source
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AMY REBEKAH was the first of three daughters born to Richard Wallace Glass, III and Frances Marilyn (Buchanan). She graduated from Hewitt-Trussville High School and then from Freed-Hardeman University with a Bacherlor's in Social Work and a Master's in Education. While at FHU she was a member of Sigma Rho social club, an interface leader, member of University Program Council, SWSA, and SNEA. She was named homecoming queen in 1996.

Following her graduation in 1997 she began working with abused and neglected children at the Carl Perkins Center in Lexington TN. Two weeks before her death she began teaching first grade at Greenbrier Elementary School in Nashville TN.

She was a member of the Roebuck Parkway Church of Christ in Birmingham AL until graduating from college. She regularly went on mission trips to Belize, Mexico, and the Bahamas.

Amy was driving to work on August 24, 2000 and was killed in a car accident. More than 2,000 attended her visitation and 1,111 were present for her funeral.

"Everybody loved Amy because Amy loved everybody."

Amy gave her family the best gift of knowing the peace that she was a Christian.

Gravesite Details Amy was my precious niece.

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  • Created by: bc
  • Added: 5 Jul 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 54505611
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Amy Rebekah Glass (15 Dec 1974–24 Aug 2000), Find a Grave Memorial no. 54505611, ; Maintained by bc (contributor 47261751) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.