Willie Clay Grant was born in Orangeburg, SC on May 27, 1942 to the late Frank and Clara Grant, Sr. Willie departed this life on July 22, 2020 at The Regional Medical Center.
Willie attended Orangeburg County Schools and he was a member of Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church.
Willie was employed at Wilbur Hunt before opening his own auto mechanic business.
He was married to the late Mary Lee Grant for 60 years.
Willie was preceded in death by his wife Mary Lee Grant; son, Wallace Clay Felder; three sisters, Vangelee Dash, Vernell Irick, and Claudette Kennerly; two brothers, Frank Grant, Jr. and John Lone Grant.
He leaves to cherish his memories, two sons Michael Green and Danny Irick of Orangeburg, SC; one daughter, Bernell Reed of Orangeburg, SC; one brother-in-law, Vernon Cleckley; grandchildren, LaQuntus Johnson, Antwan Berry, Natori Green, all of Orangeburg, SC and Shantris Pointer of Myrtle Beach, SC; nine great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; special nieces, Claudelle Grant Williams of Orangeburg, SC, Foliana Jefferson Murray of Charleston, SC; special nephews, Lewis Grant and Gregory Rollins of Orangeburg, SC; two God children, Wilbur Hunt and Stephanie Hunt of Charleston, SC; a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends that he held dear to his heart.
The service will proceed as follows:
The viewing will be held on Monday, July 27,2020 at Glover's Funeral Home at 1:00pm until 7:00pm.
The service will be held on Tuesday, July 28,2020 at Glover's Funeral Home beginning at 11:00am.
Services will be streamed live on our Facebook page Glover's Funeral Home of Orangeburg. All those attending must wear a mask and adhere to all COVID-19 rules and regulations.
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