Sam Grant

SHELBY-D. Sam Grant, 81, passed away Friday, Nov. 30, 2012. He was born July 20, 1931, in Shelby, to D. L. Grant and Jessie Burgess Grant.
Mr. Grant was a retired United States Air Force Senior Master Sergeant with 39 years of service to his country, and faithful member of First Baptist Church in Weatherford.
Sam was preceded in death by a brother, Jack Grant; sisters, Wanda Gettys and Ella Mae Parrish; step-mother, Ruby Grant; father, D. L. Grant; and mother, Jessie Grant.
Survivors include a son, Stuart Grant and wife Keri; grandson, Sammy Grant; siblings, Whitey Bridges, Pat McSwain, Barbara Ann Lail, Billy Grant, Randy Grant, Jane Venter and Dot Curry; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Funeral Service: 10 a.m. Thursday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel, Weatherford, Tx.
Burial: 2 p.m. Thursday at Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery
Funeral Home: Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to the .

Published in Shelby Star on Dec. 5, 2012