Grant, George Carter of St. Thomas passed away peacefully, on Monday, January 28th, 2013, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 88th year. Dearly loved husband of 65 years of Marion Elaine (Goodhue) Grant. Loved father of Laurence Edward Grant of Iona and Joan Ellen and her husband Don Perry of St. Thomas. Much loved grandfather of Craig Donald Perry and Chad Douglas Perry (Lesly). Dear uncle of Carol Anne (Grant) Simpson. Predeceased by a brother James Lawrence Grant. George was born in Havelock, New Brunswick on August 1st, 1925, the son of the late Walter Hubert and Elsie Beulah (Sears) Grant. He worked at Essex Wire in maintenance. George was a member of St. Mark’s United Church and also of St. David’s Lodge #302 A.F. and A.M. He loved gardening and had great sense of humour.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. Interment Union Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. A Memorial service will be conducted at the funeral home on Thursday evening at 6:45 p.m. by Officers and Members of St. David’s Lodge #302. Remembrances may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Elgin or to St. Mark’s United Church.