MAURY - James Shelton Grant, 65, died Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at Vidant Medical Center. He was the son of the late Jack and Verdie Harrison Grant. Shelton was a member of Mount Calvary FWB church and had worked at E.I. DuPont for more than 35 years. He was a devoted husband, father and loyal to his many friends. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 14, 2014, at the Snow Hill Cemetery with the Reverend Frank Rice officiating. The family will receive friends after the service. Shelton is survived by his wife, Carolyn Crawford Grant; daughter Blair Grant Woodard and husband Brad, of Farmville; sisters Mary Lindy Burgess of Greenville, S.C., Jackie Clifford of Wilson; and brother, David Grant of Ayden. He was preceded in death by his sister, Olema Harris and brother, Jones Perry Grant. In lieu of flowers memorial may be made to Mount Calvary FWB church Gideon bible fund, P.O. box 250, Hookerton, NC, 28538. Online condolences may be made at taylor-tyson.com. Arrangements are by Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service. Sign the guest book at Kinston.com.
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Snow Hill, NC 28580
Published in Free Press on June 13, 2014