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Donald C. Grant, 88, of Parkersburg, WV died Tuesday March 10, 2009 at Camden Clark Memorial Hospital. He was born in Wood County a son of the late David C. and Nina (Gahagan) Grant.

He retired in 1984 from Acme Fishing Tool Company after thirty-eight years. He was a United States Army veteran having served in the infantry in WW II. He enjoyed bowling, hunting and fishing; and was amateur radio operator (HAM). He was a member of Broadway Baptist Church.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Donald D. and Roxie Grant of Parkersburg; two daughters Carol Ann Adams of Washington, WV and Eleanor F. Schau and her husband Dale of Williamstown, WV; seven grandchildren; twenty-three great grandchildren; and a brother Bernard Grant of Las Vegas, Nevada.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Alberta Mae (Stephens) Grant; two sons Gerald L. and Brian W. Grant; two brothers Paul and Robert Grant; and three sisters Eleanor Pistole, Ruth Barton, and Bernice O'Dell.

Services will be Friday 11:00 AM at Broadway Baptist Church with Pastor Don Yeager officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery South with military honors by American Legion Post 15. Visitation will be Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 PM at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg and Friday one hour prior to the service at the church.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com.

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