Glenn Wade Dye – Husband, Son, Father, Brother, Grandfather – passed away Sunday, January 31, 2021 at the age of 80 years 7 months and 24 days. 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 was married to the love of his life, Carolyn and they have enjoyed many wonderful years together. In addition to his wife, he is also survived by two children, Paula Bernard and husband Jay, Neosho, Missouri and Joey Dye and wife Rachel, 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; one sister Bonnie Bishop and husband George, 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 and will forever live in the hearts of his family and friends.
There will be a family graveside service to celebrate his life and love.
Services and arrangements are under the care and direction of Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark. On line condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com