Heading: Mr. Glenn Weant
Mr. Glenn Max Weant, age 88, passed away peacefully Friday, April 27, 2018 at the Lutheran Home at Trinity Oaks in Salisbury.
The family will receive friends at 2:30 PM Monday at New Gilead Reformed Church with a funeral service to follow at 4 PM Monday with Rev. Robert Palisin officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at New Gilead Church cemetery.
Glenn was born November 2, 1929 in Rowan County, a son of the late Marvin David Weant and Lola Brown Weant. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Betty G. Weant in 2013. He was a retired Automotive Mechanics teacher in the Cabarrus County school system, and a Master Mechanic working for the North Carolina Dept of Transportation. Glenn was a US Army veteran having served in the Korean War and a member of New Gilead Reformed Church. He was a good friend and neighbor in the New Gilead community.
Survivors include his daughter, Elizabeth Cairnes (Rick) of Douglasville, GA; sons, David Weant (Shelia) of Concord and Paul Weant (Denise) of Gastonia; grandchildren, Ashley Nunn (Brian), Brian Weant (Mary Kate), Amber Sain (Karl) and Blake Cairnes; 8 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; brother, Marvin Weant (Betty) of Salisbury; sister, Lucille Ketchie of Athens, GA; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to thank Trinity Oaks of Salisbury for their love and care of Glenn.
Memorials may be made to New Gilead Reformed Church, 2400 Old Salisbury-Concord Road, Concord, NC 28025.
Condolences may be left at www.wilkinsonfuneralhome.com.
Wilkinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.