The Daily Journal, Park Hills, St. Francois County, Missouri, June 26, 2003
ROBERT E. DeGRANT
PARK HILLS - 76 year old, Robert DeGrant of Park Hills, died June 24, 2003 at his residence. He was born Dec. 3, 1926 at Rivermines.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Gilbert and Blanche L. 'McFarland' DeGrant. Sister, Virginia Lee Jenkins and brother, LaDon DeGrant.
Survived by three children: Mary Sandra and husband, Scott Williamson of Houston, Texas; Robert W. DeGrant and wife, Huiping of Park Hills; LaDonna and husband, Donald 'Duck' Nelson of Park Hills. Five grandchildren: Michelle, Mrs. Gene Hughes; Brian Winch and wife Lacey; David Nelson and wife, Michelle; Cheryl Nelson; Crystal Nelson; 11 great-grandchildren. Special friend Hallie Malone and her children, Bobby and Alice. Other relatives and friends also survive.
Visitation will be at the Horton-Wampler Funeral Home after 5 p.m. today. Services will be Friday at 1 p.m. at the Horton-Wampler Funeral Home with Rev. James DeSpain officiating. Burial at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Park Hills Hospice at Jefferson Memorial Hospital.
He was a member of Elvins First Baptist Church and Elvins Masonic Lodge.