Funeral services for Rufus Glass Jr., will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010 at the New Haven M.B. Church in Helena-West Helena.
Funeral services for Rufus Glass Jr., will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010 at the New Haven M.B. Church in Helena-West Helena. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church in Elaine. Burial will be in the First Baptist Church cemetery at Elaine.
Glass, born to the union of Rufus Glass Sr. and Daisy Glass on Oct. 6, 1945, died Feb. 16, 2010 at Helena Regional Medical Center. He will truly be missed.
His wife, Lucy Glass, his father, Rufus Glass Sr., and a brother, Paul Glass, preceded him in death.
At an early age he accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior and was baptized. Initially he was an active member of First Baptist Church in Elaine.
Rufus leaves to cherish his memory, his mother, Daisy Glass; three daughters, Margaret Glass, Tameka (Christopher) Perry both of Elaine, Sherekia Spearman of Southaven, Miss.; three sons, Rufus Glass III (Eva and Roy Glass both of Texas, and Kamy Glass of Elaine; six stepchildren, Larry, Joyce, Ruby, Michelle, Sandra, Kathy and Robert Lee; 20 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; five sisters, Stella (Sammy) Davis, Pearlie (Booker) Glass, Almetta Glass, Kathleen Jones (Lorenjo), Deloris Sheards all of Arkansas, Shearpard Glass (Michelle) of Texas; Earl (Amanda) Glass of Pine Bluff, Aaron (Bernita) Glass of Helena, Leo (Amelia)Glass of Elaine, Lee Glass and Kenneth Glass of Chicago and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Brown's Home for Funerals will direct services.
Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.brownshomeforfunerals.com.