Glenn Wade Dye – Husband, Son, Father, Brother, Grandfather – passed away, Sunday, January 31, 2021 at the age of 80 years old, in his Branson home. Glenn was born June 7, 1940 in the city of Highlandville, Missouri, the son of Ernest and Lucille (Ziegler) Dye. On August 10, 1973, he was united in marriage to Carolyn Gideon. Glenn was a Principal at the elementary school in Sparta, Missouri for 25 years. After taking early retirement, Glenn worked for Lake Shuttle Tour Bus Company for 10 years driving across the US and Canada. Later, he was employed with the Christian Country Road Department for 10 years and retired at the age of 72. Glenn loved to make trips to Canada to fish with family and friends, travel across the country and go to Silver Dollar City with his granddaughters.
Glenn married the love of his life Carolyn, and they enjoyed many wonderful years together. In addition to his wife, he is also survived by two children Paula Bernard and husband Jay, from Neosho, Missouri and Joey Dye and wife Rachel, from Sherwood, Arkansas; four grandchildren Jennifer Brown and husband Randy, Laisa Flora and husband Beau, Victoria Dye and Rebecca Dye; two great-grandchildren, Ensley Brown and Landry Brown. Glenn is also survived by one sister, Bonnie Bishop and husband George, from Highlandville, Missouri and a host of nieces and nephews. Glenn was preceded in death by his parents Ernest and Lucille Dye, as well as other family members. Glenn was very beloved, he will be sadly missed and will forever live on in the hearts of his family and friends. At a later date, there will be a private family graveside service to celebrate his life and love.
Arrangements are under the care of Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark. Online condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com