Karen Crick Blake
B: 1955-04-14
D: 2018-07-11
View Details
Blake, Karen Crick
Melvin Thatcher
B: 1933-01-09
D: 2018-07-06
View Details
Thatcher, Melvin
Delores Rohr
B: 1963-01-04
D: 2018-07-04
View Details
Rohr, Delores
Patricia Garcia
B: 1984-11-16
D: 2018-07-03
View Details
Garcia, Patricia
Betty Jean Woods Heathcott
B: 1951-12-11
D: 2018-07-02
View Details
Heathcott, Betty Jean Woods
Barbara Welsh
B: 1935-08-23
D: 2018-07-01
View Details
Welsh, Barbara
Daryl and Milly Frederick
B: 1937-10-21
D: 2018-06-28
View Details
Frederick, Daryl and Milly
Daphne Tompkins
B: 1932-03-07
D: 2018-06-28
View Details
Tompkins, Daphne
Rosemary Abbate
B: 1921-11-07
D: 2018-06-28
View Details
Abbate, Rosemary
Brian Robertson
B: 1977-07-07
D: 2018-06-27
View Details
Robertson, Brian
Darrell Dean
B: 1936-08-29
D: 2018-06-21
View Details
Dean, Darrell
Patricia "Penn" Garcia
B: 1952-01-08
D: 2018-06-21
View Details
Garcia, Patricia "Penn"
George Groschke
B: 1936-11-01
D: 2018-06-19
View Details
Groschke, George
George David Blake
B: 1941-12-20
D: 2018-06-17
View Details
Blake, George David
Dagmar Ricketts
B: 1934-04-09
D: 2018-06-17
View Details
Ricketts, Dagmar
Bonita Jean Duquesnay
B: 1925-12-22
D: 2018-06-15
View Details
Duquesnay, Bonita Jean
Theresa Tilotta
B: 1960-04-25
D: 2018-06-13
View Details
Tilotta, Theresa
Kenneth Wallman
B: 1931-02-24
D: 2018-06-10
View Details
Wallman, Kenneth
Catherine Kiker
B: 1941-08-06
D: 2018-06-10
View Details
Kiker, Catherine
Lola Warren
B: 1944-04-27
D: 2018-06-05
View Details
Warren, Lola
Elvia Rodriguez
B: 1930-07-17
D: 2018-06-03
View Details
Rodriguez, Elvia


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1101 Antoine Drive
Houston, TX 77055
Phone: 713.682.3663
Fax: 713.682.3899
Carolyn Grayson
In Memory of
Carolyn Etta Grayson
Monday, April 19, 1954 -
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Obituary for Carolyn Grayson

Carolyn  Grayson
In loving memory of Carolyn Grayson, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and Aunt, we acknowledge and share both our joy in the gift that her life was to us, and the pain that her passing brings. In sharing the joy and the pain together, may we lessen the pain and remember more clearly the joy.
Carolyn was only 63 when she passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. We wish that we had more time.
Carolyn was born in Bryan, Texas on April 19, 1954. Always wanting a family of her own, she married young to Steve Brooks, and the two had four children together. She later gained another son to love through her marriage to Richard Grayson on August 28, 1993.
While juggling the responsibilities of being a full time mother of five and working full time, Carolyn obtained her degree in business from Le Tourneau University. She continued to work at A1 Construction Services for over 20 years, while also helping to develop Primeco Fence where she was a partner.
Carolyn’s passion was her family. She was affectionately known as the Matriarch to most of the family, and Magga to her twelve grandchildren. She especially loved spending time with her husband, Richard, at their ranch in Bedias, Texas.
Carolyn is preceded in death by her parents, Ken and Erma Smith, and her granddaughter, Olivia Winter Brooks. She leaves behind her husband of 24 years, Richard; five children, Tricia and husband David Balmos, Stacie and husband Josh Fowler, Steve and wife Kelly Brooks, Sherri and husband Jimmy Nieto, and Ryan and wife Steffany Grayson; her grandchildren Chase, Erica, and Brandon Balmos; Fred, Hope Carolyn, and Joe Fowler; Avery and Emma Brooks; Audra and Justin Nieto; Kaytee Jarvis and Mikey Grayson; all her siblings, Karen Anderson, Kenny Smith, Nita Horn, and Bobby Smith, plus a host of extended family members and friends.
A service is planned for Monday, October 16, 2017 at 10:00 am at Champion Forest Baptist Church – Jersey Village, 16518 Jersey Drive, Houston, TX 77040. Burial service at Woodlawn Funeral Home and Cemetery to follow.
Pallbearers for the service are Kenneth Harrison, Kenneth Grayson, Dwayne Grayson, Dwain Anderson, Matt Anderson, Ryan Horn, Logan Horn, and Bob Heslep.
Order Flowers