Grier Saundra Antoinette "Tonie" Grier, 71, departed from this Earth to be present with the Lord on December 30, 2013. Preceded in death by her parents John (Ike) and Elizabeth (Lou) Grier, and sister Barbara JoAnn Kendricks. She leaves to cherish her memory, three sons Dennis and Kipp Grier, of Columbus, OH and Torey Johnson of Clarksville TN; brother, David Grier; sisters, Norma Jean (James) Thurman, Donna Grier-Parks, all of Columbus OH; special daughter, Robin Ferguson; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and host of other family and friends. Visitation 11 a.m. and Home Going and Celebration of Life 12 noon January 7, 2014 at Christian Valley Missionary Baptist Church, 850 Studer Ave. Columbus OH 43206. Pastor Donald Fitzgerald Jr., officiating. Interment at Green Lawn Cemetery. Funeral Services provided by MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE, 2500 Cleveland Ave. To offer condolences to The GRIER Family, visit www.TheChapelofPeace.com.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Jan. 6, 2014
Marlan J. Gary Funeral Home
2500 Cleveland Ave. Columbus, OH 43211