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Posted on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 7:40 pm

Elsie Lucille (Daniels) McGlasson, age 68, of rural Curryville, passed away at 11:50 a.m. on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at the Audrain Medical Center in Mexico, Missouri.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 from 11 a.m. until service time at Waters Funeral Chapel in Vandalia.
A Service is scheduled for Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 3 p.m. at Waters Funeral Chapel.
Officiating will be the Rev. Glenn Forman.
Music is provided by selected favorite songs.
Interment will be at a later date.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Herbert McGlasson Jr., Chuck McGlasson, David McGlasson, Carl McGlasson, Dale McGlasson, Chris McGlasson, Matt McGlasson and Cody McGlasson.
Elsie Lucille (Daniels) McGlasson was born on February 19, 1946 in Pittsfield, Illinois the daughter of Virgil Everett and Lucille Ann (Garrison) Daniels.
She married Herbert Lee McGlasson in Pittsfield, Illinois on August 7, 1961.
She grew up and attended schools in the Pearl, Illinois area. She had worked as a nurses aide for a Joliet, Illinois hospital and in 1986 started working as a dispatcher for the Vandalia Police Department.
Elsie retired in June 2013 from the police department. She attended Elm Grove Baptist Church and as the boys were growing up, she was active in the Boy Scouts and FFA.
Elsie enjoyed her flowers, gardening, cooking and sewing.
Survivors include her husband Herb, of rural Curryville; five sons Herbert and Glenda McGlasson Jr., of rural Vandalia; Chuck and Connie McGlasson, of Vandalia; David and Danielle McGlasson, of Vandalia; Carl and Bernie McGlasson, of Eolia; Dale and Sharon McGlasson, of New Bloomfield; one brother, Walter and Jane Daniels of Bowling Green; two sisters Rosie Watts of Hot Springs, Arkansas; Mary and Bob Maham of Oklahoma; 17 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Bill Daniels and Archie Daniels; two sisters, Carolyn McDade and Dorothy Self.
Memorials are encouraged to Breast Cancer Awareness.