Thurman Glenn Calebs Sr., 92, of Barbourville Rd., London, Ky., passed away November 16, 2017 at the University of Kentucky Hospital.
He was born January 21, 1925 in Laurel County Ky. He was a World War II Navy Veteran and lifelong Laurel Co. farmer. He was a member of Robinson Creek Missionary Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and Sunday school teacher. He was also a member of the London Gideon's Camp.
Glenn was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Belle Justice Calebs; his father and mother, E. K. Calebs and Mary Jones Calebs Coffey; five sisters, Lucy Owens, Gracie Soper, Dorothy Evans, Ann Jones, and Eva Calebs; five brothers, Arthur Calebs, E. K. Calebs, Jack Coffey, Reed Coffey, and Bobby Coffey.
Glenn is survived by three children, Linda Wittenback and husband Robert, Glenn Calebs Jr. and wife Helen, and George Michael Calebs, all of London; four grand children, Melissa Massey and husband Dr. Joseph Massey, Stacy Bormann and Officer Jacob Bormann, Taylor Calebs, and Aaron Calebs; and great grand children Makayla Massey, Cole Massey, and Avery Bormann. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends who will miss him greatly.
Visitation will be Saturday, November 18 at 6:00 p.m. at the London Funeral Home. Funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 19 also at the London Funeral Home with Dennis Coffey and Gerald Wells officiating. Burial will follow at the Calebs Cemetery in London, Ky.
Pallbearers will be Aaron Calebs, Joseph Massey, Jacob Bormann, David Coffey, Curtis Chesnut, Jack Bolton, Richard Soper, and Doug Gilkerson. Honorary pallbearers will be member of the London Gideon's Camp.
Published on November 16, 2017