Alice Black Glass, 96, of Scottsville, died on Monday, January 4, 2021 at home.
She was born February 23, 1924 in Albion, Indiana, a daughter of the late Harry and Bertha Eugenia (Belt) Black.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Clark Glass in 1982; two grandsons, Jeffrey Howard Haislip and John Mitchell Glass; two sisters, Elizabeth and Marian Black; and two brothers, John A. and H. Davis Black.
Graduating from Albion High School in 1942, Alice worked for Albion Production Credit before entering the Air Force of the Women’s Army Corps in 1944, serving until 1946 when she married David and moved to Virginia. For many years, she was an active member of Scottsville Baptist Church where she served as a Beginner Class teacher and was a pianist for over 60 years. Alice retired from Miller and Rhoads in Charlottesville and was a 70-year member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Scottsville and Fork Union Chapters, as well as a member of the VFW Post 8169 Auxiliary.
Survivors include two sons, Stewart D. Glass of Louisa and Clayton B. Glass of Scottsville; a daughter Connie G. Haislip (Howard) of Scottsville; five grandchildren, Travis C. Haislip, Michael S. Glass, Michelle G. Brubeck, Bethany H. Hamner and Garlin B. Glass; 19 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
As per Alice’s wishes, there will be no public viewing, however those desiring may pay their respects at Thacker Brothers Scottsville Funeral Home from 12:00 until 5:00 PM on Thursday, January 7, 2021.
Graveside services at Scottsville Cemetery will be private and a memorial service held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Scottsville Baptist Church Building Fund, PO Box 100, Scottsville, VA 24590.
The family would like to express their sincere thanks to Dr. Joe Montoya and the staff of the Veteran’s Administration Clinic in Charlottesville for their care and support.
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