KENNETH DALE GLASSCOCK, 54, Steele, died Oct. 30, 2017. He graduated from Pinson Valley High School in 1981 where he excelled at basketball and baseball. He worked for 19 years with the Mercedes-Benz US International Plant in Vance and was a member of First Baptist Church Pinson and most recently First Baptist Church Ashville. He was known as a man of few words, but he will be remembered for his compassion, humor, character, and Christian faith. Father Bobby Joe Glasscock predeceased him.
Surviving are wife of 29 years Darlene Glasscock; daughter, Emily (James Paul) Bailey; son Cory (Becca) Glasscock; grandchildren John Barry Bailey, Carter Matthew Bailey; mother Wanda Watkins Riddle; brother Perry (Karen) Glasscock; sister Patricia (Finley) Lackey.
David Awtrey officiated the 11 a.m. service held Nov. 3 at Pinson First Baptist Church with burial at Dailey’s Chapel Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were David Kelley, Forrest Odom, Ray Hintson, Jeff Patrick, Jay Oden, and Bill Watkins. The family suggests memorial donations to the American Brain Tumor Association, abta.org or 8550 W. Bryn Mawr Ave, Suite 550, Chicago, IL 60631. Lemley Funeral Home directed.