Pauls Valley Democrat
Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Glen Cornell of Pauls Valley passed away March 17, 2013 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 81 years.
Glen was born February 6, 1932 near Paoli, Oklahoma in the grandmother’s home to George Edward and Myrtle Freddie (Swiger) Cornell.
He was married to Norma Whitefield in Ada, Oklahoma on April 8, 1953. He work as an Oil Field Pumper in 1974, he began Cornell Construction and in 1984 closed the Construction Company that he started and began farming and ranching.
He was a member of Beaty Baptist Church and has made the Pauls Valley area his home all of his life.
He was preceded in death by his parents George Edward and Myrtle Freddie (Swiger) Cornell; his brother Carl Dean Cornell; and mother-in-law Madie Whitefield.
Surviving family include his wife of 60 years, Norma of the home; their children: Jerry Cornell and his wife Amy, Keith Cornell, and Jeanette Bunch and her husband Tom, all of Pauls Valley; 8 grandchildren: Tonya Hines and her husband Jason, Crystal Pietroforte and her husband Louie, Jerod Cornell, Stephen Rains and his wife Crystal, Stephanie Rains, Nicole Cornell, Ashleigh Cornell and Nathan Rains; 11 great-grandchildren: Leah Pietroforte, Savannah Pietroforte, Braxton Rains, Jayden Hines, Mackenzie Unruh, Brinley Hines, Sydnie Pietroforte, Saydee Unruh, Nicole Coffee, Kaitlyn Rains and Glendale Rains; 2 sisters-in-law, Tretha Carpenter of Paoli and Trish Cornell of Pauls Valley; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Thursday, March 21, 2013 at at Stufflebean-Coffey Chapel of Remembrance officiated by Pastor Stephen Reid and Bro. David English
Interment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery under the direction of Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family’s guestbook at www.stufflebeanfuneralhome.com.