James Albert Grigsby, known as Jim or Jimmy to most, passed away on January 10, 2021. He was a resident of Nokomis, and a former resident of from Mullica Hill, NJ, Pittman, NJ and S. Hartwick, NY. He was born December 13, 1948 to Earle and Edith Grigsby. Jim served as a sergeant in the US Air Force and was a Vietnam Veteran. He graduated from Cooperstown High School in 1968. On July 5, 1969, he married Sharon Beckers. His education also included Police Training at Palmer College, Civil Engineering from Gloucester County and Fire and Safety School in Reno, NV. Jim retired from Mobil Oil, Paulsboro, NJ in 1991. He worked as a Real Estate Agent and Property Manager since 1988.
Surviving family members include his wife, Sharon Viola Becker Grigsby of Nokomis; children Scott James Grigsby and wife Rita of North Port, Brent David Grigsby and wife Monica of Mullica Hill, NJ, Mark Neal Grigsby and wife Danielle of upper Black Eddy, PA, Seth Michael Grigsby and wife Kera of Venice, FL, and Amanda Marie Hendrixon and husband Everett of Nokomis; grandchildren Hannah Foltz, Justin Grigsby, Tristan Grigsby, Darren Grigsby, Ashia Grigsby, Liam Hendrixon, and Briella Hendrixson; 5 step grandchildren and 7 step great grandchildren; Brothers Leslie Grigsby and wife Sarah, David Grigsby and wife Jane, and Edwin Grigsby and wife Deborah; sisters Linda Miller and husband Burton, Nora Jean Grigsby, and Anita Gregory and husband Gary.
A memorial service will be broadcast over Zoom on Sunday, January 17th at 3 PM. Please contact a family member for viewing instructions.
Jim was Baptized as on of Jehovah’s Witnesses in July 1976 and loved sharing his faith with everyone he met.
Memorial donations can be made to www.JW.org