TAHLEQUAH, OK -- Glen Wayne Thompson , born December 16, 1954 to James and Catherine Thompson in Talihina, Oklahoma, passed from this life on June 3, 2014 in Tulsa, Oklahoma with his children and grandchildren by his side.
Glen had an infectious smile that could light up a room, he could make you laugh even through tears. Wherever Glen was, you can bet it was a good time. Glen loved spending time with his family and friends, and watching football, especially, Oklahoma football.
Glen attended Sequoyah High School where he played varsity football and was on the wrestling team. He graduated with the Class of 1973, during his time there, Glen made lifelong friends that he considered family, a bond that couldn’t be broken.
Glen was a loving-wonderful father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend. His son, Coby Wayne Thompson and his daughter, Gay Dawn Thompson-Channel (Seq. Class of 1993) , were his pride and joy. His legacy lives on through his children and grandsons; Legend Jayce Channel, Radek Cobain Thompson, and Tobias S. E. Thompson, who he absolutely adored.
Glen was preceded in death by both parents, sister, Diana Jean Brixey, nephew, Ryan Brixey, and his favorite cousin, Tommy T.
Glen leaves behind his children, grandchildren, two sisters; Teresa Wagner and Brenda Thompson Wacoche (Seq. Fresh 1973) , three brothers; Eddie Thompson, Windy Thompson, and Dennis Thompson as well as many, many close friends and family to cherish his precious memory.
Memorial Service: 11:00 a. m., Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Moore’s Memory Chapel with Rev. Paul Tecumseh (Seq. Class of 1977) officiating.