Michael Lee Glidden

May 3, 1945May 27, 2019

Michael Lee Glidden, 74, was called Home on Memorial Day, May 27, 2019.

He was born May 3, 1945 in Orange, Texas to Wilmer Preston Glidden and Mildred Emily Matthews.

While attending the University of Arizona he met and married his wife Faithann. They moved to Dallas, Texas where he completed his medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and went on to specialize in Anesthesiology. During his senior year of medical school he was commissioned as an officer in The United States Navy where he served honorably for seven years. After leaving the Navy he moved his family to Little Rock, Arkansas where he practiced Anesthesia for forty years.

Michael loved the Lord Jesus Christ with all of his heart and cherished his family. He and Faithann were married for fifty years and raised four sons. His seven grandchildren were the light of his life.

He is survived by his wife, Faithann Glidden; son, Matthew; son, Aaron (Kristie) and their children Grace, Aaron, Jr., Hannah, Jacob; son, Joel (Raleigh) and his son Micah; son, Ryan (Melissa) and their children Elle and Jackson; mother, Mildred Emily White; sister, Beverly Williamson (Glen) and her sons Shayne and Cole (Shana) and their daughters.

He was preceded in death by his father, Wilmer Preston Glidden and stepfather, Malcolm E. White, M.D.

He was a gifted man and a gift from God to all of us.


  • Visitation Saturday, June 1, 2019


Michael Lee Glidden

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