November 21, 2019


Blanche Audrey Shaw Russ-Glover was born in Halifax County, North Carolina on November 20, 1931 to Irene Marie Smith Shaw and Thomas Burwell Shaw, Jr.

Blanche Russ-Glover was the founder and CEO of PCI - Parent Child Incorporated.  Blanche A. Russ-Glover retired after 10 years with EODC – Economic Opportunity Development Corporation and 26 years as Founder and CEO of PCI – Parent Child Incorporated.

Blanche is preceded in death by her husbands Rev. Linwood F. Russ and Alvoyd D. Glover, parents Irene Marie Smith Jones, Thomas Burwell Shaw, Jr. and Edward Lee Jones.  Her siblings Mamie Louise Shaw, Thomas Burwell Shaw III and George Walter Jones.  A daughter Angela Glover and granddaughter Vanesia LeBlanc.

Blanche leaves in God’s care to celebrate her life and legacy her children - Audrey Irene Dove (Alus) , Linwood Carlton Russ (Cynthia), Jan Hess (Gabriel), Vicki Washington (James) ,Toni McDowell (Gerald) and Karen Thompson (Jason).  Grandchildren – Dr. Stephanie Cudjoe (Anthony), Tsgt Stephen Dove (LaDashia), Carlton D. Teal, Julian Lary, Marcus Hess, Andrew Washington III, Trevor Washington, Taylor McDowell, Wesley McDowell, Zion Thompson, Isaiah Thompson, and Stephen Thompson. Great-grandchildren –KeAyla, KeLan, Zari, Alana, Cameron, Marquis, Malik, Makayla, Trey’jon, Aijah, Jada, Taylor, Aiden.   Seven great-great grandchildren. Her sister and best friend, Maryellen Jones and a host of family and friends. 

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November 22, 2019

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Grace First Baptist Church
2514 Observation Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78227

Funeral Service
November 23, 2019

11:00 AM
Grace First Baptist Church
2514 Observation Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78227

November 26, 2019

9:30 AM
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
1520 Harry Wurzbach Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78209

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