The Herald Bulletin

May 11, 2013

Lenna Faye Grissom

March 22, 1916 - May 9, 2013

ANDERSON, Ind. — Lenna Faye (Lowder) Grissom, 97, of Anderson, died May 9, 2013, at Community Hospital following an extended illness.

She was born March 22, 1916, in Mohawk, Ind., the daughter of Mark and Sarah (Wilson) Lowder. She had been an Anderson resident since 1936. She worked as a punch press operator at Fisher Guide in Anderson. She attended First Pentecostal Church in Anderson.

Survivors include her daughter, Claudette Wirt of Anderson; granddaughter, Glenda (John) Whiteman of Fishers; great-granddaughter, Allison Whiteman; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Claud Grissom, on Sept. 3, 1990; parents, two sisters and three brothers.

Service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at First Pentecostal Church with Bishop Danny St. Clair and the Rev. R.B. Bingham officiating. Burial will take place in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service.  

Memorial contributions may be given to First Pentecostal Church.

Post online condolences at or