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Wallace R. "Ray" Grissom


Date of Service: Sunday, November 25, 2018

Time of Service: 2:00 PM

Dateline: Henderson, NC

Wallace R. Grissom

Wallace Rayford Ray Grissom, 75, of 1405 Spring Valley Lake Road, Henderson, NC died Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at his home.

Born in Vance County, he was the son of the late Wallace E. and Rosa Lee Grissom.

He was owner and operator of Rays Professional Tree Service for twenty-nine years. He was a member of North Henderson Baptist Church and the Agape Sunday School Class.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, November 25, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Flowers Funeral Chapel, conducted by Rev. Jay Jarrell.

Surviving are his wife of forty-four years, Martha Huff Grissom; four daughters, Donna G. Kelly (Dave), Lurae G. Fisher (Tony), Susan G. Hilliard (Mark) and Lisa G. Hancock (Rickie); a son, Lin Stokes; a sister, Marjorie Jean Glover; five grandchildren, Amanda Paynter, Matthew Paynter, Jonathan Edge, Avery Hilliard and Gavin Stokes; five great-grandchildren; and Pops beloved dog, Petey. He was preceded in death by a grandson, Daniel Hilliard and a brother, Charles Bro Grissom.

The family will receive friends at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lung Cancer Research Foundation, 155 E. 55th Street #6h, New York, NY 10022.

Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.

Date of Death: Tuesday, November 20, 2018






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