OBITUARY

Mrs. Lillian Marie Grant

November 21, 1922February 12, 2020
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Lillian Marie Tidwell Grant, best known to all as 'Marie', beloved wife, sister, mother, and grandmother. Her greatest role was being mother to four children, Nanny to 13 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and 4 great great-grandchildren. She was the happiest when we were all at her home together, eating, sleeping all over the house and best of all when we went to church together. She loved cooking, sewing, going to garage sales, and especially reading her Bible.

Marie passed away at her home on Wednesday, February 12th, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. She said Al told her it was time to come join him.

Marie was born November 21, 1922, to Lee and Pearle Emery Tidwell, in Annona, Texas, before moving to Grapevine, Texas. She married Alva Edison 'Al' Grant, the love of her life, on January 4, 1941 in Durant, Oklahoma. In 1956 they moved to Hurst, Texas where she lived till her death.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 72 years and 7 months, her parents, and six brothers.

She is survived by her son, Tim and Kathy Grant, of Hurst, Tx; daughters, Shirley Farrell of Hurst, Tx; Sandi and Deryle Matthews of Quincy, Wa; and Pamela and Mike Rash of Longview, Tx; two sisters, Rhamah Jo Wood of Grapevine, Tx; and Nancy Widner of Graham, Tx. As well as her beloved grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great great-grandchildren, many nephews, nieces, cousins, and her church family that she loved so much.

Visitation will be Monday February 17th, 6-8pm, her funeral service will be Tuesday, February 18th, 10am, both at Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home & Memorial Park, Colleyville, Texas.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers the family encourages donations to Legacy church of Christ, where she was a member for over 60 years.

  • PALLBEARERS

  • Jimmy Kliever
  • Dusty Kliever
  • Brock Wilson
  • Willie Riggle
  • Chad McCanna
  • Robert Brooks
  • Ethan Brooks, Honorary Pallbearer

Services

  • Visitation Monday, February 17, 2020
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, February 18, 2020
  • Committal Service Tuesday, February 18, 2020

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Janet Saltsgiver

February 21, 2020

Marie was one of our many Tidwell cousins and such a vibrant sweet lady. She always welcomed you to her home with a wonderful smile. She will be missed by so many of her loved ones. Shirley we hold you up in our prayers.

Molly Grant

February 17, 2020

Molly Grant

February 17, 2020

Louise Lamb

February 16, 2020

Louise Lamb

February 16, 2020

Fallyn Gentry

February 16, 2020

Nanny was the kindest and most loving woman I’ve ever met, and I’m so lucky to have known her. I will miss her dearly.

Rhesa Gentry

February 16, 2020

Nanny was the best Grandma any kid could have! She was fun, loving , kind, and sweet, I miss her like crazy! I will spend the rest of my life trying to be like her. #BeLikeNanny

Ethan Brooks

February 15, 2020

We love Nanny and will miss her..
Ethan and Reagan

Molly Grant

February 15, 2020

Victoria Goertzen

February 15, 2020

She will be greatly missed. Loved seeing her she was a great person to be around.

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