Betty Grisham


MEMORIAL VISITATION:  6 – 8 PM,  Thursday, June 12th at Robinson First Baptist Church’s Youth Building

GRAVESIDE INTERMENT: 2 PM, Friday, June 13th, at Criswell Cemetary in Limestone County

Betty Grisham, of Robinson, passed away peacefully Monday June 9, 2014. She was 81. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 12th at Robinson First Baptist Church’s Youth Building. A graveside memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m., Friday June 13, at Criswell Cemetary in Limestone County. Service will be conducted by Mr. Les Farmer.

Betty was born February 19, 1933 to Hugh and Bertha Dempsey in Purdon, Texas. She attended Waco High School and married Oscar L. Grisham on November 8, 1958.

Betty was a loving and caring wife, mother and Mamaw. She was happiest in the company of friends, family and simply being there for her grandchildren and great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by her parents and loving husband.

Betty is survived by her two sons, Tom Grisham and Don Grisham and wife, Jamie; three grandchildren, Mandy Palmer and husband, Jaime, of Dallas, Christy Grisham of Nashville, Tennessee, and Andrew Grisham of Robinson; one great-grandson, Howard Palmer; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and extended family members.

We’ll always remember you smiling and your light will always shine. We love you and will miss you every day.

Memorials may be made to Providence Hospice.

Cremation services entrusted to Lake Shore Funeral Home.

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Condolence Messages

  1. David and Barbie Christian

    Dear Tommy, Don & Jamie, and Grisham Family:

    Please accept our sincere condolences at the passing of your mother. Aunt Betty was such a dear, gentle person with a kind demeanor and warm smile, and will be missed tremendously. The Waco community is a better place because of her love and dedication to others. Please know that you’re in our thoughts and prayers.

    With love from Cousins,
    David & Barbie Christian ~China Spring, TX

  2. Taylor Christian

    Dear Grisham Family,
    I am very sorry for the loss of your mother and grandmother. Aunt Betty was always extremely kind, courteous, happy and engaging towards me and others. I only have good memories of Aunt Betty and definitely know she’s in Heaven! I pray for the strength of all of you and all of Aunt Betty’s extended family, friends and loved ones.

    Much love,

  3. Jeff and Debbie Christian

    Don, Tommy, and family,

    You’re in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time. Betty was a kind and generous person and she will be greatly missed.

  4. Tommy, Don and Grisham family,
    Your mom was such a positive, caring, person. I am so sorry to hear she is no longer with us. Please know that you all are in our thoughts. She truly will be missed.

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