Lamar Grantham, 64, of Vernon, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 at his residence. He was born April 23, 1948 to the late Lloyd Grantham and Lillie (Carter) Grantham. Mr. Grantham was a lifelong resident of Vernon. He was of the Pentecostal faith and a member of Christian Haven Church. Mr. Grantham worked in the maintenance department for the City of Chipley.
He is survived by his wife Laurie Grantham of Vernon; four sons, Elliot Grantham of Wausau, Austin Grantham of Wausau, Zachary Kortering of Vernon, and Daniel Grantham of Vernon; three daughters, Lillie Helton of Vernon, Caylah Kortering of Chipley, and Ellen Grantham of Vernon; one brother, Loyal Grantham, Crawfordville; three sisters, Lena Raulerson of Crawfordville, Louise Pelache of Bay County, and Lurine Skompski of Bay County, and two grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 at Brown Funeral Home, Brickyard Road Chapel With the Rev. Carlos Finch and the Rev. Ronnie Gene Hagan officiating. Family received friends one hour prior to service. Interment followed at Wausau Memorial Garden in Wausau, with Brown Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Friends and family may sign the online register at www.brownfh.net.