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Glenn Milton Elston

April 26, 1942 ~ July 29, 2020 (age 78)


Glenn Milton Elston was born on April 26, 1942 to Mattie Lee Remson and Ullis Knoggs in Anniston, Alabama, both of whom preceded him in death.

He attended Calhoun County Training School, where he was an exceptional athlete. Later in life, he coached a girls softball team, JCH, for three years, where he was greatly admired. He was employed at numerous factories during his early years. Later, he was employed by AFFES at Ft. McClellan, Alabama, from where he retired.

Glenn met and married Patricia A. Elston and to this union two daughters were born. Patricia preceded him in death. Glenn departed this earthly life on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. Precious and loving memories remain with: his daughters, Lollisa E. (Kenny) Deramus of Hope Mills, North Carolina and Deneen Elston of Atlanta, Georgia; four grandchildren, Patrena T. (Keith) Williams, Darris S. (Christina) Martin, Cedric L. Mason, Jr., and Roderick D. Mason, all of Atlanta, Georgia; four great-grandchildren, KaJuan Bowie, Zachary Williams, Davion Martin and Rylan D. Mason, all of Atlanta, Georgia; two siblings, Eddie B. Johnson and Jeanette (Charles) Boone; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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August 3, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ervin Chapel of the Chimes
1518 Brown Avenue
Anniston, Alabama 36201

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