Glenn Allen Hellums Sr.
Glenn Allen Hellums Sr., a longtime resident of Poth, Texas, entered eternal rest Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, in his residence at the age of 80 years, 2 months, and 20 days. Glenn was born June 26, 1931, in La Coste to Clarence and Mayme Louisa Loessberg Hellums.
He graduated from Poth High School, class of 1949, and worked at the Lone Star Brewery in San Antonio most of his life. Glenn married Joyce Ann Jenkins on Sept. 22, 1956, in the St. Gerard Catholic Church in San Antonio.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 54 years, Joyce Jenkins Hellums; and his brother, Calvin Hellums.
Glenn is survived by his children, Glenn Allen Hellums Jr. and wife Edie, Tony Hellums and wife Kathy, Cathy Batson and husband Richard, Jeanne Hellums, and David Hellums and wife Wanda; his grandchildren, Megan Black, Eric Black, Tony Hellums Jr., Steven Hellums, Justin Hellums, Debbie Frederick, and Tina Trimble.
Visitation was held Monday, Sept. 19, at 5 p.m. in the Vinyard Funeral Home Chapel in Poth, with a rosary recited at 7 p.m.
A funeral service was held Tuesday in the funeral home chapel with Father Grzegorz Szewczyk officiating.
Interment followed in the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Cemetery in Poth.
Serving as pallbearers were Jeff Gorzell, Anthony Hellums, Steven Hellums, Justin Hellums, Daryl Felux, and Richard Batson.
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