Ray Basil Glover, age 64, of Benton, went to be with the Lord Saturday, March 12, 2011.
He was born to Lee Roy Glover and Clara Mae (Perser) Glover on March 8, 1947 in Leola, AR.
He was retired from Affiliated Foods and was self-employed for many years. He was an active member at the Benton First Church of Nazarene where he was on staff.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lee Roy Glover and an infant brother, David Lee Glover.
Mr. Glover is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, whom he married on March 5, 1965 in Benton, Bonnie M. (Tompkins) Glover; two sons, Mark Glover and wife, Reagan, of Hutchinson, KS and Michael Glover and wife, Jamie, of Alexander; two daughters, Melissa Rae Wood and husband, Mike, of Broken Arrow, OK and Melanie McCallister of Benton; ten grandchildren, Jessica Wood, Mikey Wood, Lindsey McCallister, Ashley Wood, Kaitlyn Parish, Malorie McCallister, Tyler Glover, Matthew Wood, Ethan Glover, Caleb Glover, and his mother, Clara Walker of Sheridan, AR; four sisters, Diane Rabb of Fordyce, AR, Sharon Manuel of Pine Bluff, AR, Bonnie Vaughn of Malvern, Carolyn Huneycutt of Springfield, MO, and one brother, Bobby Glover of Sheridan.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, 2011, at First Church of Nazarene with the Rev. Nate Beinhoff and the Rev. Paul Holderfield Jr. officiating under the direction of Roller-Ballard Funeral Home in Benton (315-4047).
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today, March 14, 2011 at the funeral home. Internment will be at Forest Hills Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to Benton First Church of Nazarene, 1203 W. Sevier St., Benton, AR 72015.
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