Thursday, May 7, 2009

Blanche W. Glass, 92, of Springfield, Mo., passed away April 28, 2009, at St. John's Regional health Systems, Springfield.

She was born Nov. 22, 1916 at Competition, Mo., the daughter of Walter McMillian and Myrtle Shamel Barnett. She married Donald Wayne Glass on July 13, 1937. She was a homemaker and was of the protestant faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Donald Wayne Glass on April 16, 1996, and 11 siblings.

Survivors include: one son, Philip D. Glass and his wife, Candace, of Denver, Colo.; one daughter, Diane Thyfault and her husband, Bill, of Louisburg, Mo.; three grandchildren, Michelle, Brook and Jill; five great-grandchildren, Kyler, Mackayla, Jake, Riley and Hayden; and other relatives and many friends.

Services were held Saturday, May 2, 2009, at 11 a.m. at Shadel's Colonial Chapel, 1001 N. Lynn Lebanon, Mo. Burial was at Competition Cemetery. Paid