Glen was born and reared in Eastland, where he attended schools. After school he entered the Army as a Private where he served in the South Pacific in World War II. After returning home he went to John Tarleton College, Cisco Jr. College and graduated from North Texas University in 1951.
Glen attended White Rock Church of Christ in Dallas for 30 years.
Survivors include 2 sons, Ronald Wood & his wife Jeannie of Richardson and Patrick Wood of Dallas; step-son, Charles Jenkins & his wife Jan; 2 sisters, Melba Mayfield of Arlington and Naomi Parker & her husband Wallace of Carbondale, Colorado; special friends, Becky Cunnicliff and Jackie Burcalow.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the White Rock Church of Christ, 9220 Ferguson Rd, Dallas, TX 75228, or to Custom Care Hospice, 2525 Centerville Rd, Dallas, TX 75228.