Ellen Louise Grisham
Ellen Louise Grisham
Graveside services for Ellen Louise Grisham, 61, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at Baptist Hill Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Grisham passed away at 9:45 a.m., Friday, July 15, 2022, at Ozarks Healthcare.
She was born December 12, 1960 at Bakersfield, California to Mointa and Hazel Bankston. On April 28, 1988, she was married at West Plains, Missouri, to Larry Grisham. Mrs. Grisham was a member of Washington Avenue Church of Christ. She was a devoted wife and mother that served her family with wisdom and love. In her final days, she cared the most about communicating to others that God was her good Father.
She is survived by her husband, Larry, of the family home; four children, Kenneth Dale Grisham and wife Jaimie, Caulfield, Missouri, Paul Howard Grisham and wife, Amanda, West Plains, Missouri, John Eric Grisham and wife, Jaime, Jonesboro, Arkansas, and Luke Lewis Grisham and wife, Jessie, West Plains Missouri; three grandchildren, Zabby, Hendryx, Allie, and two more grandchildren on the way; brothers-in-law, Jerry Richardson, Leland Grisham and wife, Sharon, Raymond Grisham and wife, Carolyn, and Gary Grisham and wife, Kim; sisters-in-law, Daisy Gunter and husband, David, and Irene Mincher and husband, Clyde; brother, Ray Bankston; nephews, Todd, Travis, and Ryan; and nieces, Rachel and Becky.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, parents, mother-in-law, father-in-law, and several brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 19, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be at Baptist Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Foundation and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO 65775.
July 18, 2022 @ 9:31 am
Larry, Kenneth/Jaimie, Paul/Amanda, John/Jaime, and Luke/Jessie,
Our Deepest Sympathy to all of you on the passing of Ellen. We will keep all of you in our daily prayers/thoughts. During this difficult time may God wrap His arms of comfort, peace, strength, and encouragement around each of you. May God bless all of you.
In Christian Love,
Tim, Amber, and Corby Redburn
July 18, 2022 @ 10:19 am
Larry I’m so sorry to hear about your wife. Prayers for you and your family.
Larry and Pam Coffman
July 18, 2022 @ 12:27 pm
Larry and family. We are so very sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family.
Vicki Lynn Cooper
July 18, 2022 @ 9:44 pm
Larry, I am so sorry for your great loss. I pray God will cover you with his love, peace of mind, and comfort for your body and soul. In his precious name, Amen
rita collins gibson
July 19, 2022 @ 3:08 pm
I am so sorry, Larry & family, for the loss of your dear wife. Prayers for comfort from Our Lord.
July 19, 2022 @ 4:08 pm
Larry praying for you and your family in this very difficult time.
Larry & Dana Thomas
July 19, 2022 @ 4:34 pm
So sorry for your loss. Prayer for the family and many friends.
July 20, 2022 @ 3:28 pm
Jimmy and I are so sorry to hear about Susan. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Jim and Ann Newnam
July 19, 2022 @ 4:39 pm
Larry and family,
I was saddened to read this in today’s newspaper. I know you all loved her dearly. Will be praying for peace and comfort for the while family as you adjust to this loss.
Debbie (Parker) Plachy
July 19, 2022 @ 9:10 pm
I just heard Larry…. I am so sorry for your loss… I wish for peace and happiness in your life that only the Lord can give and to know we’ll all be together again one day… May God Bless you and yours at this time.
Hassel and Alice Vandergriff
July 20, 2022 @ 10:43 am
Larry and whole family; we are so sorry for your loss. Praying for God’s comfort and care for you all.