George Grant

1926 ~ 2022 (age 95)


George Grant was born on September 5, 1926 in Ocala, FL. He was raised by his grandparents Robert & Rosa Lee Grant, alongside his five other siblings. Mr. Grant transitioned from his earthly life on February 8, 2022.

Mr. Grant was many things to many people. He was a hero to this nation because he so passionately served in the U.S. Army.

He was wisdom to those boys and girls that rode the school bus while being employed at the Alachua County School Board for 30 years.

He was a faithful Deacon at Faith Missionary Baptist Church and an asset for the Kingdom of God.

He was a friend that always showed himself welcoming to anyone that had the honor of being in his presence.   

The Biggest title for George was that of “Family Man!”  The bigger his family became, the bigger his heart filled with love. What a blessed man he was!!!  He loved his family so very much and his absence will be felt by everyone. 

George was preceded in death by Grandfather; Robert Grant, Grandmother; Rosa Lee Grant. Three sisters: Geneva Grant, Alfredie Grant, Lorenza Grant. Two daughters: Carrie B. Grant-Cutler, Vanessa Grant. His first wife Carrie Lee Grant.

Mr. Grant leaves to carry on his legacy and cherish his memories, his children: Darrell Grant and his children: Chelsa Precious Williams, Darielle Yemaya Grant and Darrell Grant II  Yvonne Grant-Raines, Ocala, FL; Mary Ann Hagans, New York; Erica Stacy Grant-Wilcox, Tallahassee, FL; Bruce McCann (Adakelon), Gainesville, FL; Claude McCann (Ruth), Birmingham, AL; Gwendolyn McCann-Williams (Willie), Gainesville, FL; Marquette McCann, Gainesville, FL. ; A host of nieces, nephews, cousins and sorrowing friends and a cherished confidant-Lenora Grant

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 Service Program


24 Hour Viewing
February 18, 2022

5:00 PM
(The Clarence Williams III Viewing Room) D Williams Mortuary Services
6120 SW 13th Street
Gainesville, Fl 32608

Funeral Service
February 19, 2022

1:00 PM
Faith Missionary
2905 SE 21st Ave
Gainesville, FL 32641

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