Mrs. Aileen Hill Grissett, 92, of Morehead City, died Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Crystal Bluffs Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Morehead City.
Aileen was born on March 31, 1925 in Rutherford County, and was a daughter of the late William Washington Hill and Lois Lee Jones Hill. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Bill Grissett, a brother, Charles Hill, and her infant sister, Dellois Hill. She and her husband moved to Morehead City in 1991, where she was a member of Parkview Baptist Church.
She is survived by 2 daughters, Shirley Oppenheim and husband Ken, of Raleigh, and Susan Poole and husband Don, of Pell City, AL; her sister, Dellaphine Bartlett and husband Richard, of Cherryville; her brother, Coy Hill and wife Jean, of Golden Valley; 3 grandchildren, Jennifer Paschaloudis and husband Stratos, of Raleigh, Nancy Franks and husband Gerald, of Raleigh, and Jason Appling and wife Shannon, of Birmingham, AL; there are 5 great grandchildren, Natalie, Nate, Lexi, Victoria and Kaleb; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The Funeral will be conducted at 11:00 am Saturday, August 5, 2017 at First Broad Baptist Church. The Rev. Robert Bradley will officiate, and Jennifer Paschaloudis and Nancy Franks will each provide a Eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Pallbearers are Stratos Paschaloudis, Gerald Franks, Jason Appling, David Bartlett, Eddie Bartlett, and Jerry Mullen.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Broad Baptist Church, 2470 NC Hwy 226, Bostic, NC 28018.
The family wishes to express their deep appreciation to the staff of Crystal Bluffs for their compassionate care for Aileen over the past few years.
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory of Morehead City (www.brooksfuneralhomeandcrematory.com) and Washburn & Dorsey Funeral and Cremation Service of Bostic.