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“We were so deeply saddened by the tragic news of James' passing. Although we have been away from St. Louis for 15 years, we couldn't help in...Read More »
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“Perry, I was so saddened to hear news that James passed away. James was a kind, gentle soul, taken from this earth far too soon. Please know you...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Shannon Rickey - Fort Knox, KY

“Connie, our deepest sympathies to you and family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Diana, Tammy, Staff, and everyone at General Grant Antique's - MO

“I am so sorry for your loss ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Tony Freeman - Fort Morgan, CO

“Lighting this candle in memory of James Grigsby. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Cheri Covrett - Raymond, OH

“Dear Connie and Family, I am so sorry for your family's loss. Please know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Cheri Covrett Your Prim...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Cheri Covrett - Raymond, OH

“I am so sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers go out to all of you ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Tim McKenna - St. Louis, MO

“Beth, Isa, Amy My heart truly goes out to all of you, and your family. I'm so sorry for your loss and hope you know my thoughts and prayers are with...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Rodney Weisbrodt - Waterloo, IL

“I am shocked and saddened to hear of James' death. My heart goes out to his family. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Jon Herman - Omaha, NE

“Beth, My sincere sympathy to you and your parents and all your family on the death of your brother, James. I can only imagine the grief of your...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Fran Endicott Armstrong, Ph.D. - MO

“May God be with You and Your Family during this time. My thought and Prayers are with You. :) ”
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James 0. Grigsby
Passed away on Sunday, June 29, 2014. Beloved son of Dr. Perry Grigsby and Ms. Connie Grigsby; dear brother of Beth Grigsby, Amy Grebel (nee Grigsby), Thomas Grigsby, Isabella Grigsby and David Grigsby; uncle of Charlie and Josie Grebel, Grayson Grigsby Stevens, and friend to many.
James graduated from Christian Brothers College High School, Saint Louis University, and the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Master's of Science degree in Nuclear Engineering. He was a member of the Saint Louis University Chapter for the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers where he acted as treasurer from 2003-2005.
James was truly a great son, brother, uncle and friend. He was an outstanding soccer player and captain of CBC's varsity team his senior year, a St. Louis Blues and Cardinals fan, dog lover, and movie buff. James was a kind, intelligent, and cheerful guy who will be greatly missed by many.
Services: A Memorial Service will be held at 12 Noon on Saturday, July 5, in the Great Hall of Ambruster Chapel, 6633 Clayton Rd. Visitation will follow the service until 3:00 p.m. Memorial gifts may be made to Christian Brothers College High School in honor of James Grigsby.