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Jimmy Lee Glass

Fayetteville, AR, 1938 - 2019

Jimmy Lee Glass, age 81, passed away at his home in Fayetteville on Friday, March 15, 2019. He was born on March 13, 1938, in Stilwell, Oklahoma, to George, Sr. and Saphronia (Vann) Glass. He is preceded in death by his parents; his step-mother, Mary Glass; his loving wife of 45 years, Virginia Glass; two sisters, Ella Mae Daugherty and Peggy Lutz; and one brother, George "Redbird" Glass Jr.
Jimmy loved serving the Lord. He was a member of the White Rock Light of Faith Pentecostal Church of Fayetteville. He loved and cherished his church family. His favorite pastimes, when he was able, included fishing and visiting with friends and family in Oklahoma.
He is survived by his brother, Mike Glass and wife Dana of Stilwell, Oklahoma; two sisters, Florene Smith of Bunch, Oklahoma, and Marlene Ballard and husband James of Stilwell, Oklahoma; several special nieces and nephews, Margie Long and husband Steve whom he loved like a daughter, Stephanie Ogden, Jerri Ogden, Whitney Warrior "Little Sissy", and Lucian Warrior, Jr., "Little Britches."
A visitation will be held from 10–11 a.m. on Thursday, March 21, 2019, with a funeral service to follow at 11 a.m. at White Rock Light of Faith Pentecostal Church at 6560 W. Wedington Drive, Fayetteville, Ark. 72704. Interment to follow at Baptist Ford Cemetery in Greenland. To place an online tribute, visit

Published March 19, 2019

Nelson-Berna Funeral Home and Crematory
4520 North Crossover Road, P.O. Box 8982, Fayetteville, AR
Phone: 479-521-5000