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 James Larry Grainger

James Larry Grainger

Birth
Clermont, Lake County, Florida, USA
Death 8 Oct 2009 (aged 62)
Cascade, Valley County, Idaho, USA
Burial Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA
Memorial ID 46590192 · View Source
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James Larry Grainger, 62, of Boise, died Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009 in a logging accident near Cascade, Idaho. Committal services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 16, 2009 at the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, October 16th, at Central Assembly Christian Life Center, 12000 Fairview Avenue, Boise. Services are under the direction of Alden-Waggoner Funeral Chapel. Jim was born on Aug. 27, 1947 in Clermont, Fla. to Lilla Marie Jones and James Burton Grainger. Jim had a great desire for the Bible and took some biblical courses to gain more understanding of the Word. Life took him to a variety of places including, Grangeville, Id., Ten Sleep, Wyo., Roundup, Mont. and Boise. On Dec. 5, 1981, Jim married Vicky Lee Allen in Grangeville. Jim was a man of many talents and used those when doing handyman jobs. He took great pride in the littlest of accomplishments. Jim loved the outdoors and was an avid fisherman. He embraced fatherhood and enjoyed going to the movies with his family and the grandchildren. For the later part of his life he was disabled but it never stopped him. Although he was in pain he made sure that everyone had what they needed because he was devoted to being of service to anyone in need. Jim had the gift of gab and great conversational skills. He had a driving personality and was a man of perseverance. Jim had the strength to overcome drugs and alcohol. He never gave up or surrendered. Jim was meticulous, stubborn, and persistent but most of all he was a testament of love and faith in God. He attended Central Assembly Christian Life Center for approximately 20 years. Survivors include his wife, Vicky Grainger; children. Joe Cunningham, James Grainger Jr., Bodie Andrews, Joy Andrews, Connie Grainger, Travis Grainger, and Colleen Lewis; grandchildren, Robert Cunningham, Jane Cunningham, Austin Andrews, Ashley Andrews, Shawn Wohlsein, Brittany Wohlsein, Jessee Juarez-Grainger, Daylynn Moffett, Gabrielle Moffett, Briana Napper, Bailey Grainger, Elijah Lewis, Jessie Lewis, and was viewed as a grandpa to many other children. He is also survived by his parents, Monty and Marie Harris; brothers, Stanley Grainger, Roger Grainger, Burt Grainger, and Joe Grainger; and step-sisters, Judy, Becky and Debbie. He was preceded in death by his father, James Burton Grainger.


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  • Created by: SKC
  • Added: 12 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 46590192
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Larry Grainger (27 Aug 1947–8 Oct 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 46590192, citing Idaho State Veterans Cemetery, Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by SKC (contributor 46549017) .