Eddie Lawrence Glass, 44, of Omaha, Nebraska, formerly of Kensett, went to be with the Lord June 21, 2018 at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha. He was born April 21, 1974 at Augusta, Arkansas.
He was a 1992 graduate of Kensett High School. He accepted Christ at a young age and was baptized at Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Michigan City, Indiana. He was diagnosed with Sickle Cell Anemia early in life, but defied all odds living to the age of 44. He didn’t let this illness hold him back; he loved family and friends, getting dressed up and wearing his jewelry. He was also a music fanatic, but he loved his family most of all.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Melissa Glass; father, Howard Glass; and sister, Dr. Deloris Glass.
He is survived by his loving mother, Linnie Richardson of Kensett; step children, Jessica, Jaquelin, and Jake all of Omaha; ten brothers, Perry Richardson of Kensett, Jake Richardson III of Forest City, Darrell Richardson of Kensett, Tony Richardson of Michigan City, Indiana, Charles Richardson of Forest City, Cornell Richardson of Kensett, David Glass of Searcy, Todd Glass, Jerome Glass, and Howard Glass Jr. all of Omaha; four sisters, Veronica Richardson of Kensett, Susan Glass of Omaha, Rose Glass of Augusta, and Marilyn Glass of Southbend, Indiana; as well as many, many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, June 29, 2018 at Sullivan Funeral Care in Kensett. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday June 30, 2018 at Arnold Tabernacle in Kensett. Burial will follow at Crow Cemetery.