Mr. Robert David “Bobby”
Glaze, Jr., age 64, of Toccoa, died Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at
Landmark Hospital in Athens following an extended illness, surrounded by
Born January 11, 1952, in Atlanta, he was the son of Robert David Glaze,
Sr. and Peggy (Hensler) Glaze. He was a graduate of Franklin County High
School. He formerly worked at Coats and Clark as a material handler. Mr.
Glaze was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his parents: Robert and Peggy Glaze of Eastanollee;
daughters & sons-in-law: Melanie & Seth Herrin of Cornelia and April &
Dennis Whiten of Toccoa; son: Michael Glaze and fiancé Lacie Eason of
Royston; grandchildren: Chandler Fowler, Evan Whiten, and Marlee Whiten
of Toccoa; Mariah Herrin of Cornelia, Brandon Eason of Royston, and one
granddaughter on the way; sisters & brothers-in-law: Carol & Bob Cronin
of Monroe and Debra & Lou Chini of Gainesville; brothers &
sisters-in-law: Ben & Vicki Glaze of Eastanollee, Glenn & Carol Glaze of
Toccoa, Charles & Tami Glaze of Loganville, and Hal & Paula Glaze of
Eastanollee; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 4, 2016 at
the Lavonia Chapel of Strickland Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Beasley
officiating. A private graveside will follow in Franklin Memorial
Gardens – North. The family will receive friends at the funeral home
Thursday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. At other hours the family will
be at their respective homes.
Strickland Funeral Home – Lavonia Chapel is in charge of the