2012-01-10 / Obituaries

Morris Glenn Ogles, 87


Morris Glenn Ogles Morris Glenn Ogles Morris Glenn Ogles, 87, Belle Union, went to join the Lord on January 4, 2012, at St. Vincent Hospice, after a brief illness.

Morris Glenn was born on June 6, 1924. He was the son of the late Johnie and Edna [Clearwaters] Ogles. He was born and raised in Belle Union and was married to Helen [Dozier] Ogles on September 11, 1943.

He was a farmer, livestock trucker and Producers Livestock accountant.

He was well known in the community for his caring and outgoing spirit.

He was a member and Deacon of the Eminence Baptist Church, long time member of the former Walnut Chapel Friends Church, founding member of the Jefferson Township Volunteer Fire Department, a 50 year member of the Larrabee Masonic Lodge #131, F. & A.M., Stilesville, and a long time board member and Sexton of the Walnut Chapel Cemetery.

He is survived by his loving wife, Helen Marie Ogles; a daughter, Trudy Tharp and husband, John, and a son, Kevin Ogles and wife, Caro; six grandchildren, Zachary Tharp and wife, Breanna, Joshua Tharp and wife, Jessica, Amy Nickol and husband, Michael, and Jonah Ogles, Samuel Ogles, and Hannah Ogles; eight great-grandchildren and his son-in-law, Howard Miller. He will be sadly missed by all.

Funeral services were held on Monday, January 9, 2012, at 11:00 a.m., at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale. Masonic Memorial Services were held on Sunday, January 8, 2012, at 7:30 p.m., at the funeral home. Interment was made in the Walnut Chapel Cemetery.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Jenny Lynn [Ogles] Miller.

The family requests that Memorial Contributions be made to the Walnut Chapel Cemetery Fund, c/o Gary Salsman, 6756 East Co. Rd. 700 South, Greencastle, IN 46135.

Condolences may be sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net.

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