J. D. Grissom
J. D. Grissom
  • June 18, 1935 - January 4, 2018
  • Burnsville, Mississippi

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Celebration of Life for J D Grissom, 82 are set for 1:00 p.m. Tuesday at Memorial Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Lee and Bro. Tim Dixon officiating. Burial will be in the Grissom Chapel Cemetery.

J D died January 4, 2018 at his residence. He was born June 18, 1935 in Tishomingo Co. MS. to the late Homer and Onie Grissom. He was a member of West Corinth Pentecostal Church; He was a brick mason before he went to work and retired from World Color. He enjoyed working in his yard and spending time with his family.

Preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Homer Ray Grissom, James Earl Grissom; sisters Christine Vanderford, Clara Bray.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Lora Faye Grissom; son, Tim (Nancy) Grissom; daughter, Teresa (Van) Smith; sisters, Joyce (Bozo) Crow, Louise (J.W. Talley); grandchildren Cody Grissom, Colton Grissom, Hannah Grissom, Tererra (Dustin) Strickland, Tyler Smith; great grandchildren Cayson Grissom, Drew Grissom; host of other family and friends.

Pallbearers Cody Grissom, Colton Grissom, Tyler Smith, Dustin Strickland, Bozo Crow, Clayton Lutrell.

Visitation will be Monday 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Condolences can be left at www.memorialcorinth.com

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home.