FRANKLIN - John S. Grant, 79, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019.
Born in Chicago, he was the son of the late John and Elizabeth Smith Grant. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Deborah Grant.
John loved fishing and being the jokester of the family.
He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Linda Knippen Grant; two daughters, Christine Stawnyczy and husband Steve of Illinois, and Sandie Dendy and husband Stacey of Franklin; three sons, Robert Grant and wife Laura, Sean Grant and wife Shannon, both of Illinois; and Timothy Ertl and wife Char of Tennessee; one sister, Betty Grelyak and husband Don of Illinois; 16 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
At John’s request, no services will be held.
Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.