Willie Grant Obituary, Death, Funeral Details

Willie Grant Obituary, Death – The funeral service for Mr. Willie L. “Jimmy” Grant, Sr., 92, of 146 South Main Street, Richburg, South Carolina, will be held on Friday, June 9, 2023 at 2:00 pm at the Edgemoor ARP Church, Starnes Road, Edgemoor, South Carolina. Rev. Laveria Wynn will officiate. Rev. Michael Golden will serve as the eulogist. A burial will take place in Richburg, South Carolina’s Mt. Ararat AME Zion Church Cemetery. at King’s Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery Street, Chester, SC, from 2 to 6 p.m. on Thursday.

Friends will visit the family at their residence. Please remember to pray for the Grant family. He was employed by Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Manufacturing for forty-one years. Willie loved fishing, basketball, and football, especially the Philadelphia Eagles. Along with his wife, he is survived by three sons, Christopher D. James, Kamau L. Grant and Kareem O. Grant, all of Middletown; a daughter Sheanetta R. James of Middletown; two brothers, Clarence Payton of Haines City, FL and Wilbert C. Grant of Rochester, NY; four sisters, Linda Thompson of Waldorf, MD, Glenda Malone of Haines City, FL, Vivian He spent forty-one years working at Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Manufacturing.

Willie enjoyed watching basketball, football, and the Philadelphia Eagles in particular. Along with his wife, he is survived by three sons, Christopher D. James, Kamau L. Grant and Kareem O. Grant, all of Middletown; a daughter Sheanetta R. James of Middletown; two brothers, Clarence Payton of Haines City, FL and Wilbert C. Grant of Rochester, NY; four sisters, Linda Thompson of Waldorf, MD, Glenda Malone of Haines City, FL, Vivian Randall of Rochester, NY and Versie Vernessa Grant of Haines City, FL; and his aunt, Earlene Grant of Middletown.

Willie also leaves behind two great-grandchildren, Leslie Shell of Middletown, a Godsister, Tyler Shell, and nine grandchildren, Tyler, Jaquan, Rasan, Dashaun, Rakim, David, Janeya, and Jazlyn.Randall of Rochester, NY and Versie Vernessa Grant of Haines City, FL; and his aunt, Earlene Grant of Middletown. Willie also leaves nine grandchildren, Christopher, Jr., Tyler, Jaquan, Rasan, Dashaun, Rakim, David, Janeya and Jazlyn; two great-grandchildren; a Godsister, Leslie Shell of Middletown; a Godbrother, Depressly McCaw of Southington and a Goddaughter ,Fonda Davis of Middletown