Ben F. Glover

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Mr. Ben F. Glover, 69, of Blytheville died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Jonesboro. Born Feb. 6, 1943, in Guy, Ark., to the late L.P. and Glennie Glover, he was of the Baptist faith, a graduate of the University of Arkansas, and retired from Faultless Caster in Blytheville as a Maintenance Engineer in 1990.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years, Brenda J. Baird Glover; his parents; one brother, Clyde Ray Glover; three sisters, Dorothy Pugh, Bonnie Roseberry and Shirley Holmes; two grandchildren, Bret and Brandy McClure; one nephew, Jimmy Don Pugh; and one niece, Sue Gray.

He is survived by his daughter, Bennetta K. McClure and her husband, James R. of Blytheville;

One sister, Pauline Hively and husband, Oral, of Rogers;

One brother, Al Glover of Arnold, Mo.;

One step-brother, Frank Smith and wife, Glenda, of Memphis;

One brother-in-law, J.W. Holmes of Grand Rivers, Ky.;

One sister-in- law, Bertha Glover of Paragould;

Several nieces and nephews; and

A special friend, Randy Bynum II.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. today at Roller-Swift Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Roller-Swift Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Memorial Gardens in Kennett. An online guestbook is available at