Harold Grissom
  • 77 years old
  • Date of birth: Jan 13, 1933
  • Date of passing: Aug 27, 2010
Let the memory of Harold be with us forever
Harold G. Grissom, 77, a resident of 502 Crescent Height, died Friday, August 27, 2010 at the VA Medical Center. A native of Granville County, the son of the late Charlie and Nellie Cash Grissom. A member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, an Army veteran of the Korean conflict and retired from Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Durham after 40 years of service. Funeral Services will be conducted at 3:00 PM, Sunday, August 29, 2010 in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor by Dr. Marc Tilley. Burial will be private in Carolina Memorial Gardens. Surviving are his wife, Mamie B. Grissom of the home, three daughters, Barbara and Bonnie Grissom both of Creedmoor, Brenda G. Oakley of Creedmoor, one granddaughter, Brooke Oakley Storer, three sisters, Sara A. Grissom of Stem ,Jean Hendrick of Wake Forest, Frances Ethridge of Oxford, two brothers, James and Leonard Grissom, both of Stem. Visitation will be held from 1:30 to 3:00 PM Sunday, August 29, 2010 prior to the funeral at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and other times at the home.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Hugh Patrick Robertson on 2nd October 2010

"Dear Mrs. Grissom, Barbara, Bonnie and Brenda,

I am very sorry for your loss. Mr. Grissom was a hard worker and a family man. He love all of you very much.
I enjoy many talks with him about Coca-Cola, The City of Creedmoor, and Creedmoor Fire Department. I will missed him deeply. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Patrick Robertson"

This tribute was added by Brenda Brogden on 21st September 2010

"So sorry to hear about Mr. Grissom.  I will miss him.  I always think of him when I pass by his home.  Please hold his memories close to your heart.  Brenda Daniel Brogden"

This tribute was added by Shirley Howard on 21st September 2010

"Dear Mamie, Barbara, Bonnie and Brenda:  I am deeply saddened by Harold's passing.  He meant a lot to my family.  Mom and dad enjoyed his visits so much.  I will miss him @ church with his sweet smile and a hug every Sunday morning. God give you all the peace, comfort and love you need during this difficult time.  Love to all, Shirley Howard"

This tribute was added by Melissa Stigall on 30th August 2010

"Psalm 91
He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty...

Mamie, Brenda, Bonnie, Barbara, & Brooke,
Please know that I am with you and your family in thought and spirit during this sad time of loss.  Look to the Heavens for peace and know that he is with our Almighty Master.
Love Melissa and Lindsey"

This tribute was added by Denise Blalock Francis on 30th August 2010

"Mrs. Grissom, Barbara, Bonnie and Brenda,

Those we love don't go away,
They walk beside us everday,
Unseen, unheard, but always near,
Still loved, still missed and very dear.

I was deeply saddened to hear about your loss.  Thinking of you and wishing you comfort at this time of sorrow.  My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Denise Blalock Francis"

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