by Tammie Hensley | March 25, 2021 10:34 am
Mary B. Grigg, age 74, of Ulysses, Kansas, passed away Friday, March 19, 2021, at Kansas Medical Center in Andover, Kansas. She was born July 31, 1946, in Scott City, Kansas, the daughter of Ralph and Ethel (Hopper) Hollingsworth.
Mary was born and raised in Scott City, Kansas, where she graduated high school. She married Steven Grigg on January 1, 1963; together they shared 58 wonderful years. Mary and Steve relocated to Ulysses in 1973. Mary was a homemaker, a loving mother to their three sons and wonderful cook. She spent time doing Bible studies at home, playing golf and being involved with the Bridge Club. Mary worked as a secretary for Smyth Oil & Gas for many years and retired from Alltech Electric. Mary was an active and involved grandmother, she spent time in Kansas City and Nebraska with her grandchildren, watching them play sports and succeed in their academics.
Mary is survived by her husband Steven, of Ulysses; sons, Darren Grigg and wife Lisa of Olathe, Kansas, Mason Grigg and wife Renee of Shawnee, Kansas, and Jason Grigg and wife Brooke of McCook, Nebraska; grandchildren, Tyler, Tanner, Holly, Robin, Jack, and Madison Grigg; and sister, Connie Knobbe and husband Larry of Wilson Lake, Kansas.
Mary is preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Ethel; and sisters, Patricia Rudolph and Roberta Smith.
Memorial service will be Saturday, March 27, 2021, at 10:00 AM at Shelton Memorial Christian Church in Ulysses, Kansas, with Reverend Kelly Gindlesberger officiating. The service will be live streamed on Garnand Funeral Home Facebook page. Memorial contributions may be given to Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s or the ALS Association in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave., Ulysses, Kansas 67880. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com