MARION, Ill. - Lucille Glass, 94, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died at 7 p.m. March 6, 2005 at the Fountain Nursing Center in Marion.
Born June 24, 1910, in Bertrand to the late John Samuel and Mary B. Liggett Mason, she was employed by Prairie Manufacturing Co. for 22 years and also worked for the East Prairie R-2 schools. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in East Prairie and served with the Retired Senior Volunteer Program in East Prairie for 23 years.
On Oct. 3, 1929, in Cario she married Leonard David "Bill" Glass who preceded her in death on Jan. 12, 1980.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Leonard David and Dixie Glass of Edwardsville; one daughter and son-in-law, Bettie and Gene Futch of Goreville; one daughter-in-law, Barbara Glass of Cape Girardeau; one sister, Margaret Hinton of Pomona, Calif.; two brothers, Lee Mason of Vancouver, Wash., and Robert Mason of St. Peters, Mo.; and seven grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one son, John Glass, and eight brothers and sisters.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie where services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday with George White officiating.
Burial will follow in the East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetary.
Pallbearers willl be: Michael Glass, Bob Kohlmiller, David Futch, Ken Futch, Charles Futch, and John Oertell.
Memorial contributions may be made to:
First Baptist Church
East Prairie, MO 63845
The East Prairie Nutrition
215 E. Main East Prairie, Missouri 63845
or Southern Illinois Hospice