Glen Edward Warren, Sr., (Ed) age 82 of White Pine, passed away at his home surrounded by his loving wife of 53 years and children on Wednesday, April 20, 2022.
He was retired from the town of White Pine after 40 years and was a recipient of the Murphy Snodderly Award in 1984. He was a member of WPCB Club, WP Ruritans, WP senior Rhythm Band and Co-Founder of the WP Bib Boys. He was an ordained deacon and was attending Nina Baptist Church.
Ed was preceded in death by parents, Edgar and Gussie Warren; father and mother-in-law, Troy and Pansy Nash; brothers, Jack, Doug, Little Ernie, Tony; sisters, Katherine Parker, Joann Lane. His four-legged companion and friend, Whiskers.
He is survived by his loving wife, Carolyn Warren, children, Greg (Angie), Sandy (David), Patti (Danny) and Glen; grandchildren, James (Lillie), Jessie Mae (Chris), Lance, Dylan, Aaron (Lori), Tylor, Jessi, and special niece, Carrie; great grandchildren, Christian, Lilly Mae, Ava Grace, Adalie Mae, Cayson; brother, Halmer; sisters, Ethel Mae Parker, Hazel Williams, Judy Purkey; brothers-in-law, Frankie (Kathy) Nash, Stokley Nash; sisters-in-laws, Linda Nash, Jody Warren; special uncles, Connie (Rose) Toby, Bobby Turner, and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and loving family members. The family wishes to give a special thank you to Smokey Mtn Hospice of Newport, especially Elena French for their loving care for Ed. Thank you to Johnny & Pam Walker and Farrar Funeral Home for their care and thoughtfulness.
Family and Friends may pay their respects on Friday, April 22, 2022 between the hours of 3:00pm and 7:00pm at Nina Baptist Church with the funeral service to follow at 7:00pm officiated by Rev. Jimmy Norris. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2022 at 11:00am in White Pine Cemetery.