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Michael R. Grant

d. November 23, 2021

Mr. Michael R. Grant , affectionately known as “Paw”, age 74 of LaFollette passed away Tuesday, November 23, 2021.  He was retired from General Motors and served in the U.S. Army in the Vietnam Era in artillery.  Michael loved golfing, camping, fishing, bowling, watching, and feeding birds.  Preceded in death by Parents, Ed and Norma Jean Dixon Grant.

Survivors:  Wife, Gloria Keith Grant; Children, Charlene Grant, Susan Grant, and Tim Grant and wife, Heidi; Grandchildren, Stephanie and fiance’, Matt, Aubrey, Katelynn, Alexia, and Bailie; Great-Grandson, Vance; and Granddog, Bessie.  Several other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, November 30, 2021, 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel.  Graveside Services and Interment Wednesday, December 1, 2021, 12:30 P.M. at East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, 2200 E. Governor John Sevier Highway, Knoxville, TN with full military honors provided by East TN Veterans Honor Guard.  Online condolences for Mr. Grant may be made at  Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Michael R. “Paw” Grant.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, November 30, 2021

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Walters Funeral Home Chapel


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Graveside Service

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Starts at 12:30 pm (Eastern time)

East TN State Veterans Cemetery - John Sevier

2200 W Governor John Sevier Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920

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