Malcolm James Grissett, a life-long resident of Ocean Isle Beach, NC passed away early on September 12th, 2021, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on April 11th,1944, son of the late William B. and Carrie S. Grissett. He was a loving Husband, Father and Grandfather who had many noble achievements throughout his life.
Malcolm retired from ATMC after 33 years of service and later went on to serve on the Board of Directors for an additional 12 years. He was a member of Beulah Baptist Church and a past member of Old Shallotte Baptist Church, where he served as the Chairman of the Deacon Board. Notably, he was an Order of the Long Leaf Pine award recipient presented to him by Governor James Martin.
He went on to serve in several other positions of authority. He was a chairman of the Brunswick County Republican Party. He was appointed to the Board of Directors for the Governor Morehead School in Raleigh, NC as well as the Department of Social Services. He was instrumental in the foundation of the Grissettown-Longwood Fire Department, and went on to serve on their board.
Malcolm is survived by his wife, Brenda Todd Grissett of 56 years; his children, Tamala Grissett Grimes (Roger) and James “Jamey” Grissett; grandchildren, Hayley Grimes Postich (Cody), Sarah Grissett Caison (Casey), Hayden Grimes and Heath Grimes; and sister, Catherine “Joyce” Kirk. He is also predeceased by brother’s Hubert, Hulon and Herman Grissett.
Visitation will be held at Beulah Baptist Church, 670 Hickman Road NW, Calabash, NC, on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at 10:00 am and the service will follow at 11:00 am. Interment will be in Mintz Cemetery.
Masks and social distancing will be observed.
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Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte
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