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James Otto Grigg
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1925
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 2001
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA

GASTONIA James Otto Grigg, 76, died Thursday, November 15, 2001, at the VA Hospital in Salisbury, NC.

He was a native of Gaston County. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dewey A. and Lula C. Carroll Grigg; son, Jeffrey Grigg; brother, Steve Grigg; sisters, Lucille Burroughs, Thelma Robinson.

He trained with the FBI in Quantico, VA before going to the South Pacific. Mr. Grigg served 3 Christmases in South Pacific during WWII as a Sergeant and a sharpshooter for the United States Marine Corps. He was a self-employed contractor of Gastonia for over 40 years and one of the 1st premier, detailed custom homebuilders. He was a conversationalist and loved people.

SURVIVORS: Wife and companion, Margaret Grigg; mother of children, Betty Stewart Grigg; sons and daughter-in-law, James Benjamin Grigg of Cornelius; David Scott and Pamela Grigg of Gastonia; daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra Kay Grigg & Rev. W.M. Hoss of Burlington; Catherine "Cathy" Grigg Rednour of Blacksburg, SC; Beverly Ruth Grigg Ferrante of Anthony, FL; Angela and Scott Wester of Savannah, GA; brothers and sisters-in-law, Ray A. & Louise Grigg of Bessemer City; Bobby Carroll and Loretta Grigg of Belmont; Joe N. & Claudia Grigg of Gastonia; sisters and brother-in-law, Ruth Johnson of Gastonia; Margaret and James Dorsey of Gastonia; fifteen grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

BURIAL: Christopher Hullender Cemetery in Kings Mountain.

Family links: 
  Dewey Albert Grigg (1899 - 1960)
  Betty Ruth Stewart Grigg (1928 - 2007)
  Margaret Haywood Boatright Grigg (1921 - 2009)*
  Jeffrey Eugene Grigg (1950 - 2001)*
  James Benjamin Grigg (1960 - 2005)*
  Mary Lucille Grigg Burroughs (1920 - 1996)*
  Margaret Grigg Dorsey (1923 - 2013)*
  James Otto Grigg (1925 - 2001)
  Luther Eugene Grigg (1928 - 1928)*
  Thelma Elizabeth Grigg Robinson (1929 - 1989)*
  Stephen Ronald Grigg (1944 - 1999)*
*Calculated relationship
Christopher Hullender Cemetery
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Nov 08, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12287848
James Otto Grigg
Added by: Elizabeth Olmstead
James Otto Grigg
Added by: Elizabeth Olmstead
James Otto Grigg
Added by: Elizabeth Olmstead
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- Elizabeth Olmstead
 Added: Nov. 8, 2005

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