Thomas Lamar Grant, 90, of Soddy-Daisy, TN, passed away March 17, 2018. He was one of the few remaining of the original pioneer family members that settled on Mowbray Mountain. Thomas retired from Borg Textiles in Rossville, Georgia. He was the owner/operator of Grant’s Service Station for forty seven years.
His wife of seventy years, Emma Lou Grant along with five sisters and two brothers preceded him in death.
Thomas is survived by his son, Doyle (Wanda) Grant; twin daughters, Tonja G. (Rickey) Jones and Sonja (James) Jones; a brother, Randall (Elaine) Grant; grandchildren, Melinda Swafford, Cilecia Grant (Paul Gagnon), Colton H. Jones and Jennifer Johnson; great-grandchildren, Garrett Swafford and Zachary Swafford; several nieces and nephews and his little dog, Nemo.
His family wants to especially thank Jennifer Johnson and Brenda Underwood for all the loving care and support they provided. They also want to thank the nurses with Hospice of Chattanooga, Amanda, Shanna, Kathy and Becky.
In lieu of flowers his family requests memorial donations to: Grant-Varner Cemetery C/O Lamar Carr, 10503 Grant Road, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379.
Visitation is 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Sunday at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home. Services will be 11:00 A.M. Monday, March 19, 2018 in the funeral home chapel with Richard Floyd officiating. Burial will follow in Grant-Varner Cemetery.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.