Glenn Hampton Lemon, Jr. was born in Roanoke, Va., where he attended Crystal Spring Elementary School and Lee Junior High School. He graduated from Episcopal High School in Alexandria, Virginia, and Yale University. After serving four years in the Navy, he began a banking career with Chase Manhattan Bank In New York City. Upon retiring, he returned to Williamsburg, Va., where he became a volunteer in Jamestown and Colonial Williamsburg.
He was predeceased by his parents, Glenn H. Lemon and Elizabeth Trout Lemon. He is survived by his son, Gregory Boyd Lemon (Nicole), granddaughter, Holly Lemon, and brother, Philip H. Lemon (Libba).