Tom Grady Marshall
1922 - 2012
Tom Grady Marshall, 89, passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, in Wichita Falls
Memorial services were held at Grace Tabernacle Church of Iowa Park, with Rev. Kendall Graves, pastor, and Rev. Danny Russo, Texas District Superintendant of the United Pentecostal Church International, officiating. Local services were under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home of Iowa Park.
Visitation in Vicksburg, MS., will be from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening at Greenwood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11a.m. Friday at Solid Rock Pentecostal Church of Vicksburg. Services in Vicksburg are under the direction of Greenwood Funeral Home.
Mr. Marshall was born in Eden, MS. Oct. 10, 1922, to Tom Cox Marshall and Tommie Lee Taylor Marshall. He was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1942. He served as a soldier until the end of World War II. He received five battle stars, a T5 rating, drivers badge, ETO medal, good conduct medal and a World War II victory medal. He was a licensed minister with the United Pentecostal Church and served in many official positions for the organization. He was a pastor for over forty years in five states, Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and South Carolina. He married Leila Mae Conrad on February 10, 1946, and she preceded him in death after 45 years of marriage.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Admal, Herbert, John, James and Buford; three sisters, Leona, Martha and Eva; and one great-grandson, Roman Marshall.
He is survived by three daughters, Gayle Ellard, Brenda Delmas, Dawn Graves, one son, Rev. Gary Marshall; his twin sister, Grace Fields, a brother, Irvin Marshall; 12 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.
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