Lavinia Pauline Grant
Lavinia Pauline Grant, 87 of Tallahassee, died June 6, 2014 at Eden Springs Nursing and Rehab Center in Crawfordville. Lavinia was born August 24, 1926 in Paris, Texas to William and Addie (Landrith) Goodson and moved to Tallahassee in 1957. She is retired from Leon County Sheriff's Office as a Bailiff and was a member of the 1st Baptist Church of Tallahassee.Lavinia is preceded in death by her husband, Durwood Grant in 1999; her grandson, Anthony and several brothers and sisters. She is survived by her daughter, Suzanne (Dickie) Allen of Sopchoppy, FL; her sons, Paul (Lynn) Grant of Tallahassee and David (Pat) Grant of Havana, FL; her three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and several great great-grandchildren.Funeral services will take place 11am Wednesday at Culley's Meadowwood Funeral Home, Timberlane Chapel, Tallahassee. Interment will take place in Culley's Meadowwood Memorial Park.
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on June 9, 2014