67, a former owner of Blountsville Service Station on Main Street, died Saturday, Oct. 29, at his residence in the New Home community, Holly Pond.

A U.S. Army veteran, Mr. Grace was stationed in Germany at the Berlin Wall during the Vietnam Conflict. He was a commercial truck driver and a member of New Canaan Baptist Church. He was son of the late Gordon C. and Ollie Lee Brand Grace.

Surviving are his wife Shelia Grace; sons Jeffery ( Tina) Grace, Mukwonago, Wis., Jarred Grace and Cory Hoke of Holly Pond, and Chad ( Traci) Hoke, Joppa; three grandchildren; three brothers, two sisters.

Funeral was Tuesday, Nov. 1, at Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel followed by burial with military honors at New Home Cemetery.