Lelon Lee Grayson, 88, went home to be with our Lord June 6, 2013. Memorial services are to be held at Mendenhall United Methodist Church, Sunday, June 9 at 2:00 pm. Interment following at Rials Creek United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at Tutor Funeral Home, Mendenhall, from 5pm to 8pm, Saturday, June 8.
Mr. Grayson, a Simpson County native, retired as First Operator with Southern Natural Gas Company after 33 years of service. He was an active member of the Mendenhall United Methodist Church.
Mr. Grayson was born February 11, 1925, and is preceded in death by his loving wife, Eva Mae Welch Grayson; parents: Rev. C. M. Grayson, Sr. and Emma Lee Grayson; infant daughter, Eva Diana; brothers, Dewitt Grayson, LynG Grayson, Otto B. Grayson, and Rev. C. M. “Sonny Boy” Grayson, Jr.; sisters, Myrtle Tullos, Vernie Ware, Lucille Stubbs, Cleo Fortenberry and Pauline Johnson.
He is survived by son, Enos Larry Grayson (Glenda), of Brandon; daughters, Eva Lee Floyd (Glen), of Mendenhall, and Sandra Lynn Kennedy (Lee), of Oxford; 9 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren.