NORWOOD, Ga. - Mr. Glenn Hyman, of Norwood, entered into rest January 25, 2006, at University Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Ruth May Hyman and the late Susie Hyman.
Mr. Hyman was a lifelong resident of Warren County and the son of the late Samuel Thomas Hyman and the late Janie Reese Hyman. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and received a European- African Service Medal with a Bronze Star for his service. Mr. Hyman also retired from civil service as a carpenter, was the Cattleman of the Year for 2004, a member of the Reese-Hyman American Legion, the VFW Post #7778, a member of New Providence Baptist Church and served as a deacon for more than 40 years.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth May Hyman, Norwood; sons, Larry Alton Hyman (Renell), Evans, Barry Glenn Hyman (Betty), Norwood; daughters, Beverly Whaley (William), Evans, Ann Hubbard, Norwood, Nell Hobbs (Thomas), Avera, Ga.; sisters, Dorothy Shiflett, Augusta, Margaret Hobbs, Augusta, Barbara Jean Eaton, Warrenton; 15 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Mr. Hyman was preceded in death by a daughter, Bobbie Edge, and a grandson, Brian Thomas Hyman.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, January 27, 2006, at New Providence Baptist Church with Rev. Randy Crawford officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers were grandsons. Honorary pallbearers were members of the Reese-Hyman American Legion and VFW Post #7778.
Memorials may be made to New Providence Baptist Building Fund, 656 Magnolia Dr. N.W., Thomson, GA 30824 .
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.