Personal factsEdit




1st SpouseEdit

  • Name: Mary Etta Tharrington
  • Married: ?


2nd SpouseEdit



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Public recordsEdit

Other recordsEdit

  • North Carolina Marriage Collection, 1741-2000 @
  • North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996
  • Social Security Death Index
  • Obituary
    • Iris Vernon Grissom, 68, of Hwy. 96 East, Youngsville, died Friday, Feb. 27, at Franklin Regional Medical Center. He was born in Franklin County, the son of the late Lillian Holmes Grissom and Iris V. Grissom. He was predeceased by his daughter, Deborah Pearce. Mr. Grissom is survived by his fiancee, Marie Senter of Youngsville; a son, Clayton Grissom; a sister, Mary Helen Long and her husband, H.P., of Youngsville; two nephews, Jimmy Fowler and his wife, Cindy and Bobby Fowler and his wife, Lisa, all of Youngsville; and two grandsons, Jeffrey and Cassey Pearce of Youngsville. The funeral was held Monday, March 1, in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home with the Rev. Earnie Taylor officiating. Burial followed in the Woodland Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were Pete Wright, Wade Harris, Bruce Strickland, Billy Winston, Milton Holmes and Joe Bishop.
  • Iris Vernon Grissom at



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