Glenn W. Brantley Sr, 71 of Seabrook, SC died in Beaufort Memorial Hospital on January 3, 2014. He was born to the late CV and Edith Brantley on Jan 8,1942 in Williamsburg SC. Glenn graduated from Beaufort High School in 1961. He married his high school sweetheart in 1962 and they have resided in Beaufort, SC. Glenn served in the Army National guard and was employed by South Carolina Electric and Gas where he retired after 39 years of service. He was a member of the Baptist Church of Beaufort and a lifetime member of the Jaycee's; he also served for many years as the Chairman of the March of Dimes. Glenn was an avid fisherman known throughout the county and state for his fishing abilities. He truly loved being on the water with his wife, sons, family and friends. Due to medical issues he was not able to fish anymore but he then devoted his time to making fishing weights which he enjoyed giving them to family and friends to use on their fishing journeys. Glenn was truly a family man and loved spending time with them; especially his grandchildren sharing fishing stories, passing on his knowledge of fishing and so many other interests. Glenn is survived by his wife Drema Gollihugh Brantley of 51 years; his 2 sons Glenn Jr and wife Tammi of Savannah, GA; Chris and wife Tracie of Beaufort, SC. Seven grandchildren; Shelby and Justin of Savannah, GA; Joey and Aaron of Beaufort, SC; Brisen Thomas and husband Nick of Beaufort, SC; Cameron and Ashby Kane of Beaufort, SC. One great-granddaughter Braelyn Thomas. Also survived by 2 sisters, Regina Wilson and Diane Deer; 3 brothers James, Charlie and David all of Beaufort, SC. He had a lot of nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at Anderson Funeral Home from 5 until 7 pm. Funeral Services will be Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 11 o'clock am in The Baptist Church of Beaufort with burial in Beaufort Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to The Baptist Church of Beaufort, P.O. Box 879, Beaufort, SC 29901. Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.
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Published in The Island Packet from Jan. 7 to Feb. 7, 2014