Southaven, MS –
JAMES WILBERT “JIM” GRIST, 87, was born July 29, 1929 in Calhoun County, MS and passed away November 25, 2016 at Senatobia Health and Rehab in Senatobia, MS. Mr. Grist was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, a retired baker for Kroger, and was an Army veteran. He is survived by his wife, Billie Ruth Grist; two sons, James Michael Grist and Mark Edward Grist; one brother, William Albert Grist; and three grandchildren, Nikki Grist, Tiffany Sharp, and Johnathan Hopper. Visitation will be Sunday, November 27 from 12 p.m. until the service begins at 2 p.m. at Twin Oaks Funeral Home in Southaven. Burial will follow in Twin Oaks Memorial Gardens in Southaven.