STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Roy Donald Glidwell, age 67, died on Wednesday, May 9th, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his family. Born in Louisville, Kentucky, on April 1, 1951, Roy came to Statesboro in 1982.
He received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Phoenix and worked as a counselor at Willingway Hospital.
He loved watching the Kentucky Wildcats basketball team.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hazel Laferty and Roy Glidwell.
He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Alice Glidwell of Statesboro; two sons, Preston Glidwell and John Glidwell (Val) of Statesboro; four sisters, Pat Stewart of Jacksonville, Fla.; Terri Binder (Rick) and Gina Stineburner (Johnny), both of Louisville, Ky.; and Michelle Morgan (Daniel) of Louisville; two brothers, Denny Laferty (Sandy) and Daryl Laferty (Denise) of Taylorsville, Ky.; two sisters-in-law, Roberta Martin (Tommy) of Statesboro and Sally Brown of Alpharetta; one brother-in-law, Walter Jones (Susan) of Cary, N.C. A host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins also survive, as well as friends of Bill W.
The family will receive visitors on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home in Statesboro.
The funeral service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Bo Davidson officiating. Interment will be private.
Friends may sign the online register book at www.joineranderson.com.
Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of arrangements.
Statesboro Herald, May 11, 2018
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