Winnie Darlene Grissom
February 15, 1939 - June 5, 2017
Graveside Services for Winnie Darlene Grissom, 78, of Hereford will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Rest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery with the Reverend Kevin Bushart, pastor of First United Methodist Church, officiating. Services are under the direction of Parkside Chapel Funeral Home. Mrs. Grissom passed away in Hereford on Monday, June 5, 2017.
Winnie Darlene Morris was born February 15, 1939 in Dalhart, Texas to Marcus Weldon and Zola Belle Linger Morris. She married Billy Dean Grissom on April 7, 1966 in Winter Haven, California. They made a home together in Hereford, Texas in 1994. She was a long time homemaker, waitress, and bookkeeper in Eastern New Mexico and the Texas panhandle. Winnie loved to sew and crochet especially for her grandchildren.
She had five biological children: Everett S. (Rocky) Kimbrell, Zola A. Grissom, Gerald L. Kimbrell, James L. Kimbrell, and Bobby D. Grissom; one adopted son Billy D. Grissom; 7 grandkids and 12 great-grandkids.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, her mother; 2 brothers, Rusty Morris and Dennis Breeze; 1 daughter, Zola Grissom; 1 son, Gerald Kimbrell; 1 granddaughter, Stacey Kimbrell. Mrs. Grissom will be buried next to her husband and mother.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Samaritan Hospice of Hereford, 426 Main St. E., Hereford, Texas 79045.