Ed Sullivan Grier
Obituary For Ed Sullivan Grier
Ed Sullivan Grier, 63 of 424 Margrace Road Kings Mountain was called home Monday, October 23, 2023.
Ed attended Compact School, Central Middle School, and Kings Mountain High School where he graduated and obtained his diploma. Ed worked several years at Clevemont Mills, Parkdale Mills, and Timms Furniture Store. He left Timms Furniture to attend truck drivers school where
he obtained his CDL License. He drove for Southern Western, Carolina Western and completed his truck driving career with Werner Enterprises.
Ed was a faithful member of Mount Olive Baptist Church where he was a member of the Usher Board and part of the Outreach Ministry. Additionally, he sang in the Men’s and Senior Choirs.
Ed was preceded in death by his only child who died shortly after birth, Edwina Grier, Father, James T. Grier, Mother, Mary E. Grier, two brothers, Lathaniel Grier, and Henry Lee Grier, four sisters, Jessie Grier, Helen A. Grier, Mabelene Grier Guyton, and Betty Pressley.
He was survived by his loving former wife Tammy Grier who stayed by his side until the end, by four brothers, James T. Grier and Everett C. Grier of Tucson, AZ, John E. Grier, George L. Grier of Kings Mountain, three sisters Claudia (Grier) Nueman of Kings Mountain, Mary K Grier of
Gastonia, and Gladys Grier of Dallas, NC. He is also survived by his special nephew Jasmine J. Grier, Kings Mountain, who cared for him.
Funeral Services were held Sunday, October 29, 2023 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Kings Mountain. Burial took place at Mt. Olive Memorial Park Cemetery.