James M. Glanton Sr., 84, passed on July 4, 2013 at the Union Printers Home in Colorado Springs. He was born in Villa Rica, GA to Andrew and Edith Glanton. James was in the Air Force from 1946 to 1966 as a S/Sgt. And served his country during the Korean Conflict
. James was retired from the Air Force, and became a dedicated Counselor for Pikes Peak Mental Health for 18 years. He also was employed by the Salvation Army helping many. James was preceded in death by his beloved wife Jacqueline whom he married on March 3, 1953 in St. Paul MN. James is survived by his eight children - Elizabeth Durham, Mary Frances Williams, Lydia McGhee, Gladys Akbari, Rose Glanton, Juanita Glanton, James Glanton Jr., and Michael Glanton. Fourteen grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren. Memorial Service will be held on July 20, 2013 1:00 pm at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 720 Crestline Dr. Graveside service July 26, 2013 2:00pm Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Colorado.