Lt. Gen. Glynn Clark Mallory Jr.

Published 12:00 am Saturday, February 29, 2020

Feb. 10, 1939 – Feb. 20, 2020

San Antonio, Texas — A Celebration of Life service for the retired Lt. Gen. Glynn Clark Mallory Jr., 81, who passed from the loving arms of his family to the embrace of our Lord on Thursday, February 20, 2020, in San Antonio, Texas, will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Mar. 3, at Alamo Heights United Methodist Church, 825 E Basse Road, San Antonio. Interment with full military honors will be held in Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Mar. 2, at Porter Loring Mortuary North, 2102 North Loop 1604, East San Antonio.

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Glynn was born in Natchez, to parents, Glynn Mallory Sr. and Ann Mallory.  He graduated from West Point, the Command and General Staff College, Army War College, and the University of Georgia.  He served 35 years in the US Army, commanding Infantry and Armor units.  He received two Distinguished Service Medals, Silver Star, Legion of Merit, five Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart.  He was passionate about soldiers and, in retirement, mentored wounded warriors.

Glynn is survived by his wife, Linda Mallory; daughter, Margaret Lorente; son, Glynn Mallory III; daughter, Amber Kistler and her husband, Charles; grandchildren, Frankie, Tony, Isabella Lorente; Mallory, Annabelle and Charlotte Kistler; sister, Grace Womack, nieces and a nephew. In lieu of flowers, please visit Porter Loring’s website at and sign the guestbook.