Harry Glover, 92, widower of Wilhelmeina Glover, entered eternal rest on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at his home. Born April 5, 1921, in Sumter County, he was the son of the late Joe and Katie Washington Glover.
Harry left Sumter at an early age and moved to Savannah, GA. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1941, where he spent 40 years and received an Honorable Discharge. He was a World War II Veteran. After leaving the service he was employed with the Housing Authority of New York for 25 years prior to his retirement. In the late 70’s, Harry relocated back to his home in Sumter and attended his family church, Emanuel United Methodist Church, until his health decline.
He leaves to cherish his memories: two sons, Micheal Glover of Savannah, GA and Darrel Quick of New York, N. Y.; a special niece and care giver, Vickie Cannon of Sumter; and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, and three brothers, James, Allard and Joe Glover.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a. m., Monday, February 3, 2014 from the John Wesley Williams, Sr. Memorial Chapel, Williams Funeral Home, Inc, 821 North Main Street, Sumter, with the Rev. Randolph Black, officiating, eulogist.
The family will be receiving friends and relatives at his home, 5 – B Dixie Drive, Sumter.
The funeral possession will leave from his home at 10:30 a. m.
Floral bearers will be family and friends.
Pall bearers will be The United States Army Honor Guard.
Burial will be in the Fort Jackson National Cemetery, Columbia.