Larry “Dale” Grisham, Jr.
May 30, 1977 ~ November 18, 2023

Larry “Dale” Grisham, Jr, 46, of the Fairview Community in Rossville went home to be with the Lord on November 18, 2023.

He was born May 30, 1977, to Larry Grisham and Melanie Beene Owens.  Dale gave his life to Christ at an early age and was baptized at Fairview Baptist Church where he was still a member.

He was a 1996 graduate of Ridgeland High School, attended Dalton College and had been employed with Williams and Johnson Transmission for over 22 years where Dale was well known.   He was currently the Service Manager with Express Tire.

Dale enjoyed, fishing, hunting, camping, playing cornhole, and an avid Braves Baseball and Georgia Bulldog Fan.

Dale was a loving husband, father, son, and he loved his siblings dearly. He loved spending time with his family, and he was very outgoing, helpful, and kind to everyone he met.   Dale will forever be missed and always be remembered for kind heart and ready smile.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bill & Ollie Grisham, and Bob & Barbara Beene; brother, Clayton Grisham, and uncles, Melvin Howard & Darren Beene.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 21 years, Christy Olson Grisham; sons, Cooper & Fisher Grisham; parents, Larry & Carla Grisham, and Melanie & Chip Owens; brothers, Robert (Patricia) Grisham and Andrew (Ashley) Owens; sister, Katie (Max) Altman; sister-in-love, Michelle (Steve) Boyd; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Fairview Baptist Church Youth Department at 108 Jenkins Road, Rossville, GA. 30741.

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A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, November 25, 2023, at 4:00 p.m. at Fairview Baptist Church, 108 Jenkins Road, Rossville, GA. with Rev. Jim Bennett, Marcus Hulsey & Chip Owens Officiating.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until the funeral hour at the Church.

Arrangements are by South Crest Chapel, Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, Rossville.

Funeral Home in Charge

Lane Funeral Home – South Crest Chapel
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741