Edward F. Glusman, Jr. ’68

The Rev. Edward F. Glusman, Jr., rector of the Church of the Ascension, Knoxville, TN, died of a stroke on May 2, while on vacationing in Destin, FL. He was 49 years of age.

Fr. Glusman was born in Baton Rouge, LA. He was educated at Davidson College, Louisiana State University, Seabury-Western Theological Seminary and received the Ph.D. degree from Duke University.

He was ordained to the priesthood in 1971 and served churches in North Carolina, Louisiana and Arkansas before becoming rector of the Church of the Ascension in July, 1995.

He was assistant recording secretary for the House of Bishops and was to have completed his term with the 1997 General Convention.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn, their two daughters and one brother.


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