Nelson T. Grismore, (Grizz), 57, Morrison, IL, died at 5:30 pm, Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, suddenly, in Houston, TX.

Nelson was born August 20, 1956, in Corydon, IA. He worked as a truck driver and was a Navy Veteran. Nelson was an avid reader, enjoyed cooking, was a history buff and always loved to laugh.

Beloved husband of Pamela, of Morrison, IL; Loving father of Michelle (Matthew) Majack, of Evanston, IL and Nelson T. Grismore II (Heather), Morrison, IL; Proud grandfather of Yvette, Rayana, Mason and Emmaline; Also survived by his father, Jay Grismore, (Marge) Nevada, IA, Step Father Mark Larsen (Kathy) Nevada, Iowa; Dear brother to Jay (Cynthia) Grismore Jr., of Nevada, IA, Belinda (Randy) Jay, of Nevada, IA and Mary Rupe, of Altoona, IA; and loved by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Larsen and sister, Kimberly.

Memorial Services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 30, at Ebenezer Reformed Church, 309 E. Park St. Morrison, IL 61270.

Cremation rites have been accorded.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated for the family.