Mr. William Nelson Grissom age 83 of McMinnville, TN (Highland Community) died Monday, December 5, 2011, at his residence. He was born February 14, 1928, in Warren County, TN, was the former owner of Grissom’s Processing Plant, and a member of Highland Church of Christ. Mr. Grissom was preceded in death by his parents Lloyd Kenneth and Plina Retha Jones Grissom, sisters Christine Thomas and Betty Ann Hill, and a brother John Grissom.
Survivors include his wife Maxine Fisher Grissom, daughters Renee and Mike Johnson, McMinnville, TN, Carrie and David Huckeby, Rock Island, TN, Kathy and C. L. Witt, McMinnville, TN, and Shelly and David Miller, Murfreesboro, TN, son Chuck and Deb Grissom, McMinnville, TN, sisters Dorothy Clark, Elkhart, IN, and Sue and Robert Lee, McMinnville, TN, brother Paul and Stella Grissom, McMinnville, TN, grandchildren Heather Comer, Kelci Ramsey, Nelson Huckeby, Tessa Curtis, Olivia Witt, Richard Grissom, and Miranda Grissom, and great-grandchildren Ella Mae Curtis, Rachel Grissom, and Sarah Kate Grissom.
Funeral service is 11 A.M. Wednesday, December 07, 2011, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Richard Bowman and Bro. Alan Collins will officiate. Interment will follow at Webb Cemetery @ Bluff Springs. The Grissom Family will receive friends Tuesday from 3 P.M. until 8 P.M. and again Wednesday from 9 A.M. until 11 A.M. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home.
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McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements 931-473-6606.