Funeral services for Mrs. Evelyn Grisham, 86, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 11 A.M. on Wednesday,
November 2, 2016, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Dickens
Cemetery in the Maggart community of Smith County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 3 P.M. to 8
P.M., and on Wednesday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Monday, October 31, 2016, at Quality
Care Health Center.
She was born August 4, 1930, in Springfield, TN, to the late
Randolph Hoback and Victoria Hoback. She enjoyed over 68
years of marriage to the late William Albert Grisham, who
passed away June 19, 2016. She was a secretary for the
Baptist Sunday School Board, and grew up in Nashville, TN..
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 2 Sisters: Gerlie Felts and Patsy Bradley; and 1
Grandchild: Michele Smith.
Survivors include 1 Son: William H. "Bill" Grisham of
Gainesboro, TN; 2 Daughters: Janice (Paul) Smith of Mt. Juliet,
TN, and Brenda Durham of Nashville, TN; 5 Grandchildren:
Michael Hodge of Old Hickory, TN, Danielle Smith (Mike) Wallin
of Mt. Juliet, TN, Paul C. Smith, Jr. of Hermitage, TN, William A.
Grisham II of Gainesboro, TN, and Andrew Grisham of
Gainesboro, TN; 9 Great Grandchildren: Sebastian Grisham,
Joshua Wallin, Madilyn Wallin, Katie Wallin, Sarah Wallin, Noah
Wallin, Eli Smith, Alex Smith, and Landon Grisham; 5 Brothers:
Robert E. Hoback, Jimmy Hoback, Scott Hoback, Ronnie
Hoback, and Mike Hoback; 3 Sisters: Myrtle Bradley, Billy Joyce
Morris, and Linda K. Hill; 2 Brothers in law: H.C. Grisham and M.
A. “Mac” Grisham; and 1 Sister in law: Maybelle Grisham Hicks.
Bro. Thomas Suiter will officiate at the services.
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