Funeral services for Paul Grissom Wilemon, 76, were held from the Oak Grove Methodist Church on Sept. 29, 1974 with burial following in the Oak Grove Cemetery with Senter Funeral Home in charge. Mr. Wilemon, called by his many friends “Buddy” had extensive land interests and was a cattleman and farmer of the Mantachie Community. He died at the Itawamba County Hospital in Fulton on Sept. 27. He was the son of the late John and Edna Earl Grissom Wilemon.
Survivors included one sister, Miss Willie Wilemon of Mantachie; three nieces and one nephew.