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 Free Will Baptist 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.
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Graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at the Snow Hill Cemetery with the Rev. 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; a 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 www.taylor-tyson.com.
Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service
117 Northwest 3rd Street Snow Hill, NC 28580
Published in The Daily Reflector on June 13, 2014