Jake Glickman, 72, of Big Spring, died Monday, July 27, 2015, in a Lubbock hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, July 31, 2015, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Rick J. Flippin officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Olive Memorial Park.|
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, July 30, 2015, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
Jake was born April 22, 1943, in Big Spring to Oscar and Bobbie Peach Glickman. He married Vivian Dickson Bartoo Nov. 15, 1999, in Big Spring.
Jake was a social worker in the adolescent department at the Big Spring State Hospital and also had a private practice. Jake always worked at the Record Shop and took over after his father passed away.
Jake is survived by his wife, Vivian Glickman of Big Spring; one daughter, Melanie Mikuta and husband, Tom of Plainfield, Ill.; a step-son, Cary Bartoo and wife, Tracy of McKinney; a step-daughter, Stacy Harrington and husband, Verlin of Big Spring; two brothers, Julius Glickman and wife, Susan of Houston and Kenneth Peach of Tacoma, Wash.; and a sister, Martha Bres and husband, Carlos of Eagle Pass. He was also known as "Papa Jake" and "Baboo" to his 12 grandchildren and great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Margo Glickman Johnson; a grandson, Robert James Johnson; and a sister- in- law, Ruth Peach.
The family suggests that memorials be made to the Big Spring State Hospital Volunteer Services, 1901 N. Hwy. 87, Big Spring, Texas 79720.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com
Published in Big Spring Herald on July 30, 2015