Mr. Kevin C. Grant, age 49 of Knoxville, Tennessee (Formerly of Rockwood, Tennessee) passed away on Monday, May 02, 2016. Kevin was a 1985 Graduate of Rockwood High School, and a 1992 Graduate of University of Tennessee. He was a United States Marines Veteran, where he served from 1987-1993. He participated in Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm in 1990 and 1991 during the Gulf War. He served with the Delta 4 Combat Engineer Battalion. Kevin loved Life and lived Life to the fullest. He was always entertaining everyone around him. He enjoyed telling a funny story, singing karaoke, and showing off his dance moves. He Loved U.T. Sports, especially football. He loved spending time with friends on the water, whether it was Watts Bar or some beach in the Caribbean. Kevin was preceded in death by Parents: Jack T. Grant and Ruby S. Grant.
He is survived by:
Step-Mother: Shirley Grant of Knoxville, Tennessee
Sister: Tracey G. Brown (David) of Indianapolis, Indiana
Niece: Jessica M. Brown
Nephew: Austin R. Brown
Family and Friends were very important in Kevin’s Life, especially his many aunts, uncles, cousins. Kevin had many Friends in the Rockwood Community.
Special Thanks to Sherry Casey, Mike Hill, Sam & Angie Layne, Mark & Kim McCuistion, John McFarland, Paul Nuckols and Greg Williams for all of their support and caregiving throughout his brave battle with cancer.
Arrangements are as Follows: Monday, May 9, 2016, Family will receive Friends from 3:00pm to 7:00pm in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary in Rockwood, Tennessee. Memorial Service will follow at 7:00pm with Rev. Greg Kelley, officiating. Full-Military Honors will be conducted by U.S. Marines Honor Guard and the Roane County Military Memorial Honor Guard. Private Family Burial will be held at a Later Date.
Evans Mortuary is serving the Family of Mr. Kevin C. Grant.