Southaven, MS –
Kenny “Pop Pop” Grissom, 50, maintenance supervisor, was born January 25, 1966 in Water Valley, MS and passed away March 21, 2016 at his home. Mr. Grissom played high school football, baseball, and golf and received a golf scholarship. His hobbies were his children; he coached all their sports, including baseball and basketball. He loved Ole Miss. In his later years, his favorite thing in the whole world was his 4 year old granddaughter, Lilly. He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Rhonda Grissom; two sons, Kenneth Ray Grissom, Jr. and his wife, Amanda and Chris Grissom; one daughter, Taylor Grissom and her fiancé Forest Bush; two brothers, Richard King and Grant Giles, Jr.; one sister, Melissa Crousillac; and three grandchildren, Lilly Grissom, Carter Grissom (due in May), and Baby Bush (due in October). He was preceded in death by his parents, Grant and Linda Giles. A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 11 a.m.at the Southern Pines Clubhouse, 3400 Tulane Road West, Horn Lake, MS 38637. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that any memorials be made to the National Kidney Foundation.