courtesy of Tresmond Scott and Jerrilyn Capers
Samuel Green Sr.
Cedar Lane—Funeral services for Samuel Green Sr., 87, of Cedar Lane, will be Saturday, Nov. 15, 2008, at 1 p. m. at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, the Rev. Steven Staten III, pastor, and the Rev. Gilbert Franklin officiating. Burial will follow immediately after services at Shiloh Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday from 3 – 8 p. m. in the Chapel of Green’s Mortuary.
Final arrangements entrusted to Green’s Mortuary, 979-245-3489.
Victoria Advocate, November 13, 2008
Spencer Green Sr., was born June 7, 1932 and passed away March 21, 2015.
Spencer was employed with the BCISD for 34 years. After he retired, he went to work for the Wharton ISD for three years, until his health failed him. He devoted his time, first to God, his family, and sitting on his porch. He was greatly respected by everyone who knew him and will be greatly missed by his loving family and many relatives and friends.
Services were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, March 28, 2015, at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Cedar Lane, Texas.
The family would to thank everyone for their kindness and thoughtfulness during our time of bereavement.
Bay City Tribune,
April 12, 2015
Funeral services for Clyde Grice
69, of Bay City will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 6, 2009 at
St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church in Cedar Lane, Texas with
the Pastor H. L. Hawkins, Jr. officiating.
Bay City Tribune, Published June
Funeral services for Eddie “Knappy” Grice, 79, of Cedar Lane, will be held at1 p. m. Sunday at St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, Cedar Lane, the Rev. N. J. Johnson officiating.
Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery in Cedar Lane.
Visitation will be until 9 p. m. today in the Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home chapel.
Griggs was born April 29, 1908, in Matagorda County, and died August 19, 1987, in his home.
He was a Baptist.
Survivors include his wife, Rosalie Griggs; eight daughters, Lottie Casey of Los Angeles, Calif., Ida Moore and Catherine Griggs, both of Houston; Sharon Scott of Missouri City; Leola Fields, Viola Grice, Ola Times and Carolyn Griggs, all of Cedar Lane, seven sons, Leroy Sidney of Dallas, Albert Griggs and Wilbert Smith, both of Bay City, Eddie Griggs Jr., and Ben Griggs of Lake Jackson, Elroy Griggs of Brazoria and Lewis Griggs of Cedar Lane; 39 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren, 11 great-great-grandchildren; a niece, Carrie M. Richardson of Cedar Lane; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Active pallbearers will be Ellis Griggs Jr., Eugene Griggs, Willie Griggs, Preston Griggs, Murray Griggs Sr., Earl Griggs, Robert Griggs and Jimmy Griggs.
Honorary pallbearers will be Benjamin Griggs, Lewis Griggs, Elroy Griggs, Wilbert Smith, Eddie Griggs Jr., Albert Griggs, Leroy Sidney, Remus Richardson and Willie Fields.
Arrangements are with Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home.
Eddie B. Grice
Funeral services for Eddie B. Grice, 77, of Bay City will be held 1 p. m. Saturday at St. Mark Missionary Church with the Rev. Murray Griggs officiating. Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery in Cedar Lane.
A wake will be held from 8 to 9 p. m. today at Green’s Mortuary in Bay City.
Mr. Grice was born Aug. 20, 1914, to Arron and Leotha Edwards Grice in Cedar Lake and died Dec. 10, 1991, at Bay Villa Nursing Home.
Mr. Grice was a member of Local Union 116 and was affiliated with the Baptist church.
He is survived by four daughters and son-in-law, Hattie Davis of Van Vleck, Lovie and Eddie Baugh Sr. of Sweeny, Mary Moreno of Cedar Lane and Brenda Johnson of Brazoria; a son, Clyde Grice of Cedar Lane; a daughter-in-law, Shirley Grice of West Columbia; 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren, faithful cousins, Everlena Holmes and Travis Robinson; and a host of relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ella Grice, who died in 89, and two sons, Jimmie Grice, who died in 1990, and Eddie Grice.
Pallbearers will be Elroy Griggs, Eddie Griggs Jr., Conrad Dixon, Kenneth Smith, Thomas Bree and Chester Fields.
Honorary pallbearers are Eddie Baugh Sr., Clarence Holmes, Jimmie Fields, Michael Johnson, Samuel Thomas, Roger Porter and E. R. Thymes.
Arrangements are with Green’s Mortuary, Bay City.
Daily Tribune, December 13, 1991
Funeral services for Ella Grice, 73, of Cedar Lane will be held 2 p. m. Thursday at St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, Cedar Lane. Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery, Cedar Lane.
Friends may call this afternoon and tonight at Green’s Mortuary and from 1 to 2 p. m. Thursday at the church. A wake will be held from 7 to 9 p. m. today at the funeral home.
Mrs. Grice was born Jan. 4, 1916, in Texas to Archie and Maryland Jones Fields Sr. and died Sept. 9, 1989, in Cedar Lane.
She was a member of the Baptist church.
Survivors include her husband, Eddie B. Grice of Cedar Lane; father, Archie Fields Sr. of Bay City; a daughter, Hattie Davis of Van Vleck; two daughters and sons-in-law, Lovie and Eddie Baugh Sr. of Old Ocean and Mary and Oscar Moreno of Freeport; a son, Clyde Grice of Cedar Lane; a son and daughter-in-law, Jimmie and Shirley Grice of West Columbia; three sisters, Fostena Edwards of Galveston, Mary Tolson of Bay City and Marilyn Lacey of Houston; six brothers, Jimmie Fields of Houston, Archie Fields Jr., Herman Fields and Tommie Fields of Galveston, Hallard Fields of Freeport and Isaiah Fields of Bay City; four aunts, Ruthie Taylor of El Campo, Evelyn Thomas and Catherine Lewis of Bay City and Bertha Hawkins of Houston; two uncles, Odie Fields of Brazoria and Lawery Fields of Bay City; 18 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers include Matthew Edwards, Micheal Fields, A. C. Henry, Clyde Farris, Hallard Fields Jr., Eddie Griggs Jr., Michael W. Johnson and Kenneth Smith.
Honorary pallbearers include Jimmie Fields, Archie Fields Jr., Herman Fields, Isaiah Fields, Hallard Fields Sr., Clyde Grice, Jimmie Grice, Eddie Baugh Sr., Tommie Fields and Eddie B. Grice.
Arrangements are with Green’s Mortuary, Bay City.
September 13, 1989
I. J. “Do Buddy” Grice, 36, will be held 1 p. m. Saturday at New Hope Baptist Church in Bay City with the Rev. T. L. Richardson officiating. Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery, Cedar Lane.
Visitation will be until 9 p. m. today at Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home in Bay City.
Mr. Grice was affiliated with the Baptist church.
Survivors include his mother, Sarah Grice-Mangum of Bay City, step-grandmother, Viola Grice of Bay City; two brothers, Van Carlton Parks Sr. of Bay City and Henry Mangum of Houma, La.; seven sisters, Louise Crockett Price, Barbara Swannegan, Janie Casey, Florence Brown and Arlenne Hayward, all of Bay City, and Evelyn Jones of Houston; six brothers-in-law, Abraham Jones of Houston, Clarence Swannegan, Quinnon Casey, Billy Wayne Brown, David Hayward and Robert Earl Rollins Sr. of Bay City; a sister-in-law, Patricia Mangum of Houston; six uncles, nine aunts, 16 nephews, 15 nieces, six great nephews and eight great nieces.
Pallbearers will be Robert Earl Rollins, Sr., Benjamin Grice, Robert Earl Rollins Jr., Harold Shawn White, Jesse Stredic, Roy Anthony Stredic, Leon Johnson and Jason Earl Jones.
Honorary pallbearers will be Henry Mangum, Osborne Grice Sr., Quinnon Casey, Phillip Merchant Sr., Paul Arthur Allen, Abraham Jones, Iry Gray, J. C. Stredic, Van Carlton Parks and Jim Moore.
Arrangements are with Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home in Bay City.
Daily Tribune, May 1, 1992
On October 9, 1944, a baby boy was born to Eddie and Ella Grice (deceased), whom they named Jimmie Lee Grice.
At an early age he united with St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, Bay City, Texas under the leadership of Rev. N. J. Johnson, and remained faithful until death.
He attended school at Herman High in Van Vleck, Texas.
He was joined in Holy Matrimony to Shirley Wiley on August 28, 1982.
He departed this life Tuesday, January 8, 1991 at 3:30 a. m. in Galveston, Texas. He was preceded in death by one brother, Eddie B. Grice.
His memories will always be cherished in the hearts of his family: wife, Shirley Grice, West Columbia; father, Eddie B. Grice, Cedar Lane; four sons, Keith Grice, Kenneth Grice, Eddie B. Grice, all of Van Vleck, Eric Wiley, West Columbia; one daughter, Jimetria Grice, West Columbia; one godson, Desmond George, West Columbia; three sisters, Hattie Davis, Van Vleck, Lovie Baugh, Old Ocean, Mary Moreno, Cedar Lane; one brother, Clyde Grice, Cedar Lane; three aunts, Fosten Edwards, Galveston, Mary Lee Tolson, Bay City, Marilyn Lacey, Houston; six uncles, Jimmie Fields, Houston, Archie Fields, Herman Fields, Tommie Fields, all of Galveston, Hallard Fields, Freeport, Isiah Fields, Bay City; two great uncles, Odie Fields, Brazoria, Lawyer Fields, Bay City; four great aunts, Bertha Hawkins, Houston, Ruthie Taylor, El Campo, Catherine Lewis, Evelyn Thomas, both of Bay City, one grandchild, host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
[Burial at Shiloh Cemetery.]
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