Adeline Grissom, 96, died March 7,2016. She was born July 31, 1919 in Harmony in Runnels County and moved to the Eagle Branch Community and lived there until moving to Ballinger in 1994.

Adeline Grissom, 96, died March 7,2016.  She was born July 31, 1919 in Harmony in Runnels County and moved to the Eagle Branch Community and lived there until moving to Ballinger in 1994.  She married Kat Grissom in August of 1940 in Crews.  She was a cook for the Winters Lions Club for 15 years.  She loved to dance and cook.  Her greatest joys in life were her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She was a member of the Hopewell Baptist Church in Crews.
She is survived by 5 children:  Rickey Grissom and wife Patsy of Winters, William “Bill” Grissom and wife Sharon of Winters, Steve Grissom and wife Penny of Ballinger, Wanda King and husband Windell of Winters and Phyllis Byrd and husband Von of Abilene.
She was preceded in death by her husband Kat and 1 daughter Katherine Thomas Grissom.
The family will receive friends at 6:00 P.M. Thursday March 10, 2016 at Winters Funeral Home.  Funeral service will be 2:00 P.M. Friday March 11, 2016 at Hopewell Baptist Church in Crews.  Burial will follow in the Crews Cemetery directed by Winters Funeral Home.