Penny Lou Grissom

May 29, 2019

Penny Lou Grissom, 62, longtime Frankfort resident, died at 4:27 p.m. May 29, 2019 at her home in Avon, Ind.  She was born August 28, 1956 in Frankfort, Ind. to Gilbert Max & Carolyn Jean (Baker) Donoho.  She married James R. Grissom Jr. on April 19, 1986 in Jefferson and he survives.

Penny was a 1974 graduate of Frankfort High School.  She lived in Frankfort for 53 years before moving to Avon.  Penny was an operator at Frito Lay, retiring after 32 years.  She loved her Samoyed dogs, Dakota, Duke and Dillon.

Visitation and Services

Funeral celebration will be 11 a.m. Monday, June 3, 2019 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Y-Not-Save-A-Sam, 333 W. CR 100 N, Logan, Utah 84321.

Survived by:

Father & Step Mother: Max & Mildred Donoho, Husband: James R. Grissom Jr. of Avon, 2 Sons: James L. Grissom of Lafayette, Curt T. Marsh of Lebanon, Sister: Sheryl (Luther) Stubbs of Summerton, SC, 6 Grandchildren: Bella, Joey, Sophie, Charleigh, Jameson and Jase.

Preceded by:

her mother, Jean Donoho.


Leave your Condolences

10 Condolences for “Penny Lou Grissom”

  1. Tina Poff June 1, 2019 at 12:37 am

    Jim, there are no words to express how sorry I am for your loss , may all your memories make your heart smile. she’s the prettiest angel in heaven, my deepest sympathies to the family.

    Tina Poff
    Clackamas Oregon

  2. Sharlene Hinshaw June 1, 2019 at 9:26 am

    I am so sorry for your loss of your beautiful Penny and still so young. I hope in time you will remember this lovely woman with smiles instead of tears. God speed dear Penny. It was evident your husband adored you, Your furry ones will be well cared for by Jim. Dont worry about them. They will be ok.

  3. Angela Hillman June 1, 2019 at 11:26 am

    You will be greatly missed I thank you for everything you have done for me Auntie I’ll always love you…
    Your niece Angela

  4. Bill Coffman June 1, 2019 at 11:36 am

    God speed Penny…condolences to you Jim…prayers to you for strength to endure your loss.

  5. Terryl Byerley June 1, 2019 at 11:55 am

    Jim prayers for you and your family during this difficult time.

  6. Steve Blignaut June 1, 2019 at 5:27 pm

    Jim sorry for your loss god bless you Penny and family.

  7. Madeline Sanders June 1, 2019 at 6:56 pm

    So sorry to hear about Penny. God bless and good journey.

  8. Cathy Cox June 1, 2019 at 8:01 pm

    Jim and family ,
    My Heart is breaking for you all, Praying for peace and comfort ..

  9. Sherrie and Tom June 2, 2019 at 10:05 am

    Thinking of you and your family.

  10. Peggy Shaff June 2, 2019 at 6:46 pm

    Jim, It was sad to read of Penny’s passing. I’ll be praying for you and the boys and grandchildren. God speed Penny.

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