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December 5, 2013

LILLIAN ELEANOR GLASGOW (4/9/1920 - 11/22/2013)
(4/9/1920 - 11/22/2013)

Lillian Eleanor Glasgow, age 93 of Farmington, AR died Friday November 22, 2013 at home. She was born April 9, 1920 in Chicago to Arthur Wolf and Dorothy Berger Wolf.

She married John (Jack) Minsker, Jr., in 1941 who preceded her in death in 1959. She moved to Missouri and married Wayne F. Glasgow in 1962 who preceded her in death in 1998. Also preceding her in death are her parents, a brother Buddy Wolf, sister June Wolf, son-in-law Jack Cathcart and niece Beverly Krouse.

Survivors include daughters Linda Racey of Farmington, AR and Marilyn (Leland) Tippett of Wright, MN and step-daughter Judy (John) Boland of Memphis, MO; grandchildren include Jeff Racey of Farmington, Jim (Felicia) Racey of North Little Rock, AR, Suzanne (Dave) Taplin of Bovey, MN, Mike (Karen) Tippett of Farmington, MN, Sara Tippett of Cloquet, MN; step-grandchildren John (Chere) Litzenberger Jr. of Pearl River, LA, and Karen Salisbury of Slidell, LA; Abbie Ross of Mayflower, AR, Mary (Mark) Earnhart of Mayflower, AR, and Steven Cathcart of Mayflower, AR; Great-grandchildren include Axl, Paul and Austin Racey, Hannah, Joshua, Elizabeth and Katelynn Taplin, Zack Tippett, Phillip, Greg and Rachael Tippett; step-grandchildren Jesse Salisbury, Courtney Litzenburger, Aaron (Michelle) Deitz, Jessica Deitz, Joshua (Kaitlin) Smith, Delanie (Steve) York, Kaylee and Benjamin Cathcart; great-grandchildren include Jaxson and Myla Deitz and Nolan York; other close family include Junior Krouse, Ava Krouse and Emily, Estelle and Tristan Dameron. She was loved by many and will be greatly missed.

Lillian graduated from high school in Chicago, IL and completed one year of nursing school. Upon her marriage to Jack, she moved to Munster, IN and was involved with her daughters school activities, was a Girl Scout Leader, a seamstress, bridge club member and assisted in her husband's business. After moving to Missouri in 1959, she was employed by the Federal Land Bank and retired in 1978. She and husband Wayne loved gardening, canning, traveling and camping. They were founders of Wildlife Ridge Campground in Granger, MO. Lillian accepted Jesus as her Savior and was baptized at the age of 81. She was a member of Faith Covenant Church in Prairie Grove, AR. She loved spending time with family and friends.

Memorial Services were held Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at Faith Covenant Church in Prairie Grove, AR. Memorial donations may be made to Faith Covenant Church, PO Box 214, Prairie Grove, AR 72753. Online guestbook Final resting place will be the National Cemetery at Keokuk, IA.

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