Lucile Joyce Parker Grant, age 88, widow of James Wash Grant, Jr., passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018, at Martha Franks Baptist Retirement Community.

Born in Miami, FL, she was a daughter of the late Franklin Clifford Parker and Jennie Hortense Pender Parker. She was formerly a preschool teacher and member of First Baptist Church.

Surviving are two children, Joyce Guyette and husband Frederick of Due West and James A. Grant of Winnetka, CA; one sister, Helen Parker Hilke of Cohasset, MN; three grandsons, Matthew Guyette and wife Kimberly, Nathan Guyette, and Benjamin Guyette and wife Brandi; and two great-grandchildren, Madeline Guyette and Phillip Guyette.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by 2 brothers and 2 sisters.

A memorial service will be 2:00pm, Friday, April 13, 2018, at the Martha Franks Rasor Chapel conducted by Rev. Rickey Letson and Dr. Lawton Neely.

The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends immediately following the service in the Cooper Dining Hall.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 300 West Main Street, Laurens, SC 29360, Lutheran Hospice, 429 North Main Street, Suite 3, Greenville, SC 29601, or Martha Franks Baptist Retirement Community, 1 Martha Franks Drive, Laurens, SC 29360.

Condolences may be express to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.