Retired PBHS football coach to serve as marshal for Christmas parade


The Jefferson County Civitan Club has announced Marion Glover, retired football coach, as the marshal for the 2012 Christmas parade, set for 2 p.m. Saturday in downtown Pine Bluff.

Glover is a graduate of Pine Bluff High School and The Citadel. He retired from the U.S. Army as a lieutenant colonel. He began his football coaching career in 1976 at Clinton. He also coached at Warren, PBHS, Camden Fairview and Woodlawn. He was the head coach of the Pine Bluff Zebras from 1984 to 1998, leading them to four state titles. In 2011, Glover was inducted into the Arkansas Coaches Hall of Fame.

He is married to Sheila Glover and they have one daughter and two grandchildren.