Rev. Horace M. Glass

Funeral services for Rev. Horace M. Glass, 94, of Leakesville were held on Oct. 19, 2020 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Leakesville.

He was born April 7, 1926 in Tallassee, Ala. He graduated from Howard College on May 26, 1958 and received his Master of Divinity from New Orleans Seminary in 1962. He pastored many George County area churches and was Area Missionary for the George/Greene Baptist Association. He died Oct. 15, 2020.

He is survived by daughters Diane (William) Stinchcomb of Tallassee, Ala., Debbie McDonald of Gulfport and Joyce (Jay) Johnson of Moss Point; grandchildren Heather (Joseph) Baker, Holly Alexander, Shane (Tina) McDonald, Bruce McDonald and Melissa (Heath) Howell; 12 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; sisters Mary (Jack) Charles, Betty Jean Powell, Jeanette Ward and Sylvia (Clyde) Butler and brother Larry (Libby) Glass.

He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Dean Potter Glass; parents Charlie and Mary Glass and brothers Robert Glass and Berry Glass.

Officiating the services were Rev. John Henry and Rev. Michael Perry. Interment was held in Barton Baptist Church Church Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers were Heath Howell, Shane McDonald, Bruce McDonald, Rance Howell, Austin McDonald and Dalton McDonald.

George County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.