79 year old Glynn Aron Cantrell of Smithville died Wednesday at his residence. He was a Baptist, a U.S. Army Veteran, and a self-employed brick mason. The funeral will be Friday at 11:00 a.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Michael Hale will officiate and burial will be in the Young Bend Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Friday from 9:00 a.m. until the service at 11:00 a.m. Cantrell was preceded in death by his parents, Zollie and Viola Adcock Cantrell; his wife, Ruth Ann Cantrell; brothers, Gentry Edward, John Thomas, Ernest Clifton, and Virgle Seborn Cantrell; and a sister, Jackie Gay. Survivors include two daughters, Beth and husband Valter Vandergriff and Glenda and husband Kerry Davis all of Smithville. Four grandchildren, Justin and Daniel Vandergriff and Lance and Leah Davis. Three sisters, Lillian and husband Brownie Tittsworth of Smithville, and Lois and husband J.E. Gay and Judy and husband Ronnie Cantrell all of McMinnville. A brother, Dale Cantrell of Knoxville. A sister-in-law, Mary Clark of East Lake, Ohio. Twenty five nieces and nephews survive. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. The family asks that donations be made, in lieu of flowers, to either the Shriners Hospital or to the charity of your choice in memory of Mr. Glynn.
Glynn Aron Cantrell
Jan 16 2013