Mrs. Zella Quay Ables Grissom, 80, of Scobey, Miss., a long-time resident of Red Bay, AL, passed away Friday, November 13, 2020 at her sister’s home surrounded by family. She was born June 20, 1940 in Dennis, MS to Curtis Elwood and Hazel Theo Caroline Brosious Ables. She had spent most of her working life as a Supervisor at Golden Manufacturing and was a member of the Zion Grove Church of God of Prophecy. Zella loved children and spent countless hours working in her church’s children’s ministry.
Funeral services were Sunday, November 15, 2020 at Zion Grove Church of God of Prophecy with Rev. William Tribble and Rev. James Harrison officiating. Mickey Tate delivered the eulogy. The committal service was held at the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Itawamba County.
Survivors include two sisters, Carolyn Whitten of Scobey and Lena Gray of Amory and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Robert Earl Grissom.
Pallbearers will be Dustin Gray, Jaime Hays, Jeremy Hays, Jarah Martin, Lacey McAdams, Brian Riales, Dylan Riales, Kevin Riales, Jonathan Whitten and Frank Whitten, Jr. Paul Gray served as an Honorary Pallbearer.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mckibbenandguinn.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada, (662-307-2694).