Dwight D. Grissom
Posted: Thursday, September 23, 2010 1:01 pm
Dwight D. Grissom, 63, of Smyrna, died Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010 at Vanderbilt Hospital, Nashville
Services were held at 11 a.m. today at Stones River Baptist Church with Bro. G. W. Moon officiating. Burial followed in Evergreen Cemetery with Bro. Mike Aldridge officiating and full military rites with Woodfin Chapel Funeral Home in Smyrna in charge of the arrangements.
Grissom was born in Fulton, Ky., son of the late Samuel Dewey and Corene Jones Grissom. He was a graduate of Martin High School, served with the Army National Guard for six years, was an operational manager with Nashville Wholesale Meats and a member and deacon at Stones River Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Mrs. Lois Grissom of Smyrna; one daughter and son-in-law, Valarie and Russell Faulk of Readyville; one son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Shena Grissom of Bakersfield, Calif.; one brother and sister-in-law, Samuel and Joyce Grissom of Rutherville; two sisters and one brother-in-law, Wanda and Benny Jackson of Palmersville, and Dorothy Engstrom of Pulaski; one sister-in-law, Marolyn Grissom of South Fulton; two grandchildren, Ty Grissom and Levi Grissom, both of Bakersville; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Travice Grissom; and one grandson, John Faulk.