Homer Herndon Grantham
Homer Herndon Grantham, 87, of Monticello, died Tuesday, March 19, 2012, at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.
He was born August 15, 1925, in Parkin to the late Robert Young Grantham and Carrie May Varner Grantham.
He was a retired electrical engineer, U. S. Marine Veteran of WW II having served in the 1st Marine Division and a Baptist.
He was a published author of “Thunder in the Morning” and a member of the International Electronic & Electrical Engineer Association.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Brown Grantham, of Helena; two sons, Craig Herndon Grantham (Janet), of Monticello, and Gary Wayne Grantham (Laurie), of Beaumont, Texas; two brothers, Robert Grantham, of California and John Lee Grantham, of Mayflower; one sister, Ida May Kirkpatrick, of Cabot; eight grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013, at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Albrecht officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery with full Military Honors.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home.
An online guestbook may be viewed and signed at www.stephensondearman.com.