A Celebration of Life for Gary W. Grant, 70, Lawrence will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Eudora United Methodist Church. Inurnment will follow at a later date. He passed away January 25, 2014 at his home.
He was born on March 31, 1943 in Fort Bragg, California the son of Floyd William, Sr. and Pearl (Athey) Grant.
He married Dorothy H. Smith on June 8, 1968 in Eudora, KS. They had one daughter, Heather N. Grant. Both survive of the home.
Other survivors include: mother, Pearl Grant, Baldwin City; brother, Floyd Grant, Jr. (Karren) Overbrook. He was preceded in death by his father, Floyd W. Grant, Sr. on April 27, 2009.
He enjoyed riding motorcycles with his friends at Chadwick, MO, working on and fixing cars, trucks, and anything that had an engine. He definitely had a passion for ’55, ’56 and ’57 Chevys.
The family requests that you come to the celebration as Gary would have remembered you.
Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Lawrence Humane Society or Eudora United Methodist Church and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.