Paul M. Gloria, 61, Altus, passed away on Friday, November 4, 2016 at the Jackson County Memorial Hospital. Funeral services have been scheduled for 1:00 p.m., Monday, November 7, 2016 at the Kincannon Memorial Chapel with Rev. Guadalupe Gonzalez officiating. Burial will follow in the Altus City Cemetery under the direction of the Kincannon Funeral Home.
Paul was born on August 11, 1955 to Jose Sandoval and Dominga (Martinez) Gloria in Eden, Texas. Paul and Connie Herrera were married on December 16, 1972 in Plainview, Texas. He worked as a farm laborer and was a minister for the past 30 years. Paul was a member of the Iglesia Samaria Church and enjoyed outdoor activities with his grandchildren, hunting, fishing, and playing music, especially the drums. He loved ministering the gospel to everyone.
Paul is preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Florentino, Richard, Jesus, Ramon and Edward Gloria; and three sisters, Maria Vega, Josephina Lindo and Juanita Montalbo.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife, Connie; his children, Milisse Anderson and husband, Erik, Rachael Ramirez and husband, David, Andrew Gloria and wife, LaDahle, Angela Hernandez and husband, John, Raul Gloria and wife, Marisol, and Thomas Gloria and wife, Alisha; twenty six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters, Rosa Trevino and husband, Roberto, and Linda Hernandez; as well as a host of other family and friends.
The Gloria family will host a memorial celebration and visitation at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, November 6, 2016 in the Kincannon Memorial Chapel.
Additional parking for the service is available behind the funeral home, Days Inn to the South and Western Sizzlin' to the North.
Family and friends unable to attend may log on to kincannonfuneralhome.com, 30 minutes prior to the service, to view the live webcast of the funeral.
Online tributes may be made at kincannonfuneralhome.com.