Glen M. Nance, 84, died on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Greenville Regional Hospital.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on July 7 at Young Funeral Home in Greenville, with a Masonic service at 7:30 p.m.. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on July 8 at Young Funeral Home in Greenville, with the Rev. Tom Plog officiating. Burial will be in Brown Cemetery.
He was born on May 4, 1930, in Berkley, Mich., to Lee and Nellie (Farmer) Nance. He married Theresa Lucco on Aug. 28, 1948, at Mount Gilead Church in rural Greenville. She passed away on Aug. 12, 2010.
Mr. Nance grew up and lived in the Pocahontas area all of his life. He graduated from Pocahontas High School. He owned and operated Nance Tire Sales Inc., T/G Antiques, and Village Square Antiques.
He was a 50-year member of Gordon Masonic Lodge 473 A.F. & A.M., and he was also a member of Ainad Temple. He served for 15 years on the Bond County Housing Board.
He was a member of Utlaut Health Services Board of Directors from 1978 to 1993. He served as Old Ripley Township Clerk for 16 years and also served on the Pocahontas-Old Ripley Fire Department for 29 years. Over the years, he enjoyed time at Lake of the Ozarks with family and friends.
He is survived by his sons, Terry (Norma) Nance and William E. (Lana) Nance; a brother, Thomas Leroy Nance; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by a son, Jerry Nance; a granddaughter, Jennifer Nance; and brothers, Hudson Nance and Clyde Nance.
Memorials may be made to Brown Cemetery.