In memory of
Antonio Michael "Smokey" "Tony Mac" Glass
Sgt. 1st Class Antonio Michael "Smokey" "Tony Mac" Glass departed this earthly life on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at 10:10 pm in Fort Hood, TX at the age of 34. He was the son of Margaret Ann Glass and Anthony Michael Congress (Carol). Brother of Anthony and Andray Glass, Kiara Washington, Natasha Ainey, Sandra Carriere, and Quiwania Taylor. Paternal grandmother Joelee Waiters. Antonio leaves to cherish his memory, his devoted wife of 14 years Christine Nellum Glass, their beautiful children Aristide Langlois V, Amonti Glass, Ayari Glass, Asiyah Glass, and Samantha Handy. Son-in-law of Matthew and Michelle Jacobs; Brother-in-law & best friend Matthew (Raven) Harris and Yolanda Harris. Nephew of John (Ruby) Congress, Demetrius (Sonya) Congress, Dwight Landry, Jimmy Brown, Louis (Janet) Wilson III, Harold Wilson, Kevin (Danna) Wilson; Barbara (Henry) Williams, Patricia Williams, Tiffany, Carmelita and Keiana Smith and Caroline Yarbrough. Also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and military family. He was a graduate of Joseph S. Clark High School. He joined the U. S. Army in 2002 as a Petroleum Supply Specialist. He deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom from August 2003 to September 2004, and November 2006 to November 2007 and Operation Enduring Freedom from March 2010 to January 2011. His awards and decorations include the Purple Heart Medal, five Army Commendation Medals, two Army Achievement Medals, four Army Good Conduct Medals, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with campaign star, Iraq Campaign Medal with two campaign stars, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, four Overseas Service Ribbons, North Atlantic Treaty Organization Medal, Combat Action Badge, and Driver's Badge with Wheeled Vehicle. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 291st Infantry Regiment at Fort Hood in October 2015. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers and members of True Vine Baptist Church are invited to attend the Funeral Service on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at Charbonnet-Labat-Glapion Funeral Home, 1615 St. Philip St., NOLA for 10:00 am. Rev. Jéan W. Alexander, Sr., officiating. Full military burial. Visitation begins at 8:00 a.m.
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