David E. Grant
David E. Grant, 82, passed away on June 23, 2020 at Memorial Medical Center. A longtime resident of Springfield he last resided at Hickory Estates in Taylorville. He was born on July 31, 1937 in Taylorville to Troy and Leona (Parrill) Grant. He married Edith G. Daum on August 4, 1958 in Riverside, CA.
He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, and one daughter, Linda Lee Grant, and two sisters. Surviving are two sons: Troy (Lynette) Grant of Pawnee and Morgan (Shauna) Grant of East Peoria, five grandchildren: Cody (Jennifer) Grant, Dylan (Autumn) Grant, Brittany (Brent) Wilcoxson, Jordan Grant, and Craig (Samantha) Schwader, one great-grandson, Jameson, and one on the way, two nieces and his very special nephew and best friend, Keith David Blair.
David was a U.S. Navy veteran and retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He was of the Catholic faith.
Private services will be held.