In memory of
Walter Franklin Grigg, 94, of East Main Street, Lawndale, passed away Thursday August 30, 2018 at home. Born July 13, 1924 in Cleveland County, he was a son of the late Fred H. Grigg and Hester Martin Grigg. He was retired as a Senior Master Sergeant from the US Air Force where he served in World War II and the Korean Conflict. He was a member of Lawndale Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Frances Hord Grigg, second wife, Jane Clark Grigg; stepmother, Ethel Costner Grigg; step son, Steve Phillips, four brothers, T.B. Grigg, William (Bill) Grigg, John Grigg and Tom Grigg and two sisters, Hazel Beckham and Ann Willis. Survivors include two step daughters, Mollie Arndt of Waco and Billie Brackett and husband Mark of Lawndale; step son, John Arndt and wife Jessica of Belwood; seven step grandchildren, Corey Brackett, Katie Arndt, William Arndt, John Arndt, Lacey Carver, Leah Avery and Mitchell Mantooth, II; six step great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. The visitation will be 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Saturday at Lawndale Baptist Church. The funeral service will be 11:00 AM, Saturday at Lawndale Baptist Church with Rev. Jim Kilby officiating. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Lawndale Baptist Church, PO Box 126, Lawndale, NC 28090. A guest register is available at www.stameytysingerfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center.
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