Age 92, of  Lansing, passed away April 12, 2011. He was born on August 22, 1918 in Weakley County, Tennessee the son of Marshall and Belle Grissom.

He worked for General Motors, where he retired.

Surviving are his granddaughters, Natalie (Don) Hazel, Rita Grissom, and Juanita Grissom; great-grandchildren, Larry Grissom, Derrick Grissom, Jacob Kares, Joshua Kares, and Justice Bueno; brothers, Heron Grissom and Harold Grissom.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Marshall and Belle Grissom; wife, Juanita Grissom; son, Larry Grissom; brothers, Lubin, Lotus, Eugene, and Macon Grissom.

The funeral service was held at 12:00 p.m. Monday, April 18, 2011, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel with interment following in Delta Center Cemetery.

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One Message to “Merl L. Grissom”

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    Susan & David Grissom Says:

    Dear Natalie, Our prayers are with you & your sisters & your families at this time. I know Merl will be missed by many. Even if we are not there with you in body we are with you in spirit. Praying God comforts each of you & has blessed you with memories that will live on. Dear Merl Rest in Peace.

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