Terry Robert Grant, 73 of Taylorville, IL passed away on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 11:50 a.m. at his home.  He was born on April 1, 1941  in Taylorville. The son of William T.  and Anna Ruth ( Brooks ) Grant Sr. He was an Automotive Dealer. He was heavily involved in Philanthropic activities in the community, which included St. Mary’s Catholic Church, St. Mary’s Catholic School and the Taylorville Memorial Hospital. He sponsored  numerous athletic teams and school functions. He was a member of various boards that supported community development and progress.

He is survived by his step-mother, Monica Grant of Taylorville, IL; son: Todd (Debra) Grant of Taylorville; daughters: Robin (Monty) Brown of Buckeye, AZ and, Heather (Tony) Bertauski of Summerville, SC; grandchildren: Shay Grant, Chad Grant, Morgan Brown, Hayden Brown, Dane Brown, Ben Bertauski and Madeline Bertauski; brothers: William (Pam) Grant Jr. of Springfield, IL and Brooks Grant of Taylorville; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister: Linda Grant.    

Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Taylorville, IL. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12:00 noon at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Taylorville with Father Alan Hunter officiating. Burial will be  at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville, IL

Memorials may be made to: St. Mary’s Catholic School, 422 S. Washington St., Taylorville, IL  62568

Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, Illinois

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