NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral services for Mr. James R. Grant, Sr., 85, of West Five Notch Road, North Augusta, SC, who died January 20, 2007, will be conducted Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock from the Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home. Rev. H. B. Johnston officiating. Interment in Westover Memorial Park. Mr. Grant was a native of Augusta, Georgia having made North Augusta his home for the past 56 years. He was a member of Grace United Methodist Church and was attending North Augusta Southern Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Mary Cauthen Grant; two sons and daughters-in-law, James Ralph Grant, Jr. (Mary Ann), Appling, Georgia, and Virgil Dixon Grant, (Debra), Forest City, North Carolina; two daughters and sons-in-law, Janice G. Moore (Blake), Aiken, SC and Susan G. House (Tom), North Augusta, SC; 8 grandchildren, Kristie G. Parker, Robbie Grant, Donna G. Kliewer, Tammy M. Grant, Natalie P. Umbarger, Ashley P. Youngblood, Erin E. House and Sarah C. House; 2 step-grandchildren, Cheryl W. Hathaway and Jason S. Moore; 8 great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the North Augusta Southern Methodist Church, 615 West Martintown Road, North Augusta, SC 29841. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this Monday evening from 6 to 8. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the online registry at www.poseyfuneralhome.com .
The Augusta Chronicle-January 22, 2007