The Obituary for Mrs. Sybil Marie Stoneback Grisham (Lee County)


Sybil M. Grisham, 66, died due to cancer at 6:05 pm on August 14, 2021 at EAMC. She was born on April 23, 1955 at Columbus Medical Center.

Sybil received her GED in 1988. At the age of 17, she became a loving wife to John Grisham, a Navy/Marine soldier who served our country for 20 years. They celebrated 48 years of marriage in September of 2020.

After John’s retirement, they made Beauregard Alabama their home. One of Sybil’s favorite things to do was spending time with family and friends.

In addition to her parents, Henry and Sybil, she was preceded in death by a sister, Linda, and a brother, Samuel. She is survived by her husband, John Grisham; children Tammy (Thomas) Tadlock, Ben (Tabatha) Grisham, and Steven (Sunny) Grisham; grandchildren Megan, Noah, Elisha, Daniel, Shawn, and Angel; brother Henry Stoneback; many nieces and nephews.

Gathering of friends and family will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2021 at 2:00 pm at her home.

Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home of Opelika, AL is directing.