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October 13, 2005


Funeral services for Glen R. Stockstill, Sr., 68, Baldwin City, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Assembly of God Church, Baldwin City. Mr. Stockstill died Oct. 9, 2005, at his home.

He was born Oct. 24, 1936, in Levelland, Texas, the son of Thomas Bradford and Nannie Mae (Garner) Stockstill. At age seven, his family moved to Sedalia, Mo. He graduated from Smith Cotton High School, Sedalia, Mo., in 1954. He attended Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Mo. He entered the United States Marine Corps June 23, 1954. He was a Cold Weather Trainer with the rank of Corporal. He was honorably discharged on June 22, 1962.

He married Barbara Jean Watson Jan. 6, 1957, at Lawrence. She survives of the home. He lived in St. Charles, Mo., before moving to Kansas City, Mo, where he worked for Rigby Printing Co. for 20 years. He worked at Herff Jones, Shawnee Mission, for 25 years as a lithographer. He moved his family to Wellsville in 1972 and to rural Baldwin in 1979.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Tammy Sue Stockstill Johnson and her husband Bimbo, Baldwin City, and Dana Lynn Stockstill Crawford, Baldwin City; a son, Glen Roy Stockstill, Jr. and his wife Jennifer, Ottawa; a sister, Ella Mae Stockstill Adams, Corpus Christi, Texas; a brother, Charles Stockstill and his wife Dolores, Sedalia, Mo.; seven grandchildren; a great-grandson; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his in-laws, Oscar and Maxine Watson.

Graveside services and burial will be at 3 p.m. Friday at the Sedalia Cemetery, Sedalia, Mo., with military honors. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Assembly of God Church, Baldwin City. Memorial contributions may be made to the Assembly of God Church and sent in care of the Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, PO Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66006.

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