LimaEddie James Glenn Jr., 54, died at 7:30 a.m. June 23, 2011, at Lima Memorial Health System.He was born June 1, 1957, in Pittsview, Ala., to Eddie J. and Lula Mae Alfred Glenn Sr., who preceded him in death. On Nov. 30, 1996, he married Sarah Owens, who survives in Lima.Mr. Glenn was a machine operator at DTR, Bluffton. He was a member of Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. He loved carpentry, hunting and fishing.Survivors also include two sons, Omar Hicks, of Gary, Ind., and Robert L. Owens Jr., of Lima; three daughters, Crystal Williams, of Columbus, Lynnette (Johnny) Cannon, of Jonesboro, Ga., and Miya Owens, of Cincinnati; 14 grandchildren; five brothers, John (Margie) Glenn, of Lima, Curtis (Mechelle) Glenn, of Clarksville, Tenn., David (Crystal) Glenn, of Melbourne, Fla., and Terry Glenn and Mike Glenn, both of Lima; a sister, Jessie Glenn, of Lima; an uncle, Joseph (Ruthie) Glenn, of Lima; and a best friend, Joe Johnson, of Fort Wayne, Ind.He was preceded in death by a brother.Services will begin at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. Dr. H. Frank Taylor III will officiate. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Jones-Clark Funeral Home, where the family will be present from 6 to 8 p.m.Condolences may be sent to JonesClarkFH@aol.com.
Eddie James Glenn Jr.