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"Cotton" Grantham

March 26, 2022


"Cotton" Grantham Timmonsville, SC – Bratton Albert “Cotton” Grantham, Sr., 84, passed away on Saturday, March 26, 2022 at his residence after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease.

Memorial services will be Tuesday, March 29, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at Bay Branch Free Will Baptist Church, Timmonsville. The family will speak to those attending after the service.

Mr. Grantham was born in Darlington County, the son of the late Frank and Lannie “Polly” Ingram Grantham. He served his country in the US Navy. “Cotton” as he was known, was the owner of Cotton's Cycle Repair in Timmonsville for many years. He loved building and repairing ATVs and motorcycles. He loved building motors for speed. Cotton didn’t know slow. He enjoyed being outdoors, fishing, riding motorcycles and most all he loved his family. His grandchildren could always put a smile on his face.

Surviving are sons, Matt (Heather) Grantham, Brad (Lindsey) Grantham, Virgil Grantham; daughters, Traci (Michael) Jeffords, Regina (Michael “Sonny”) Brown, Robin (Chris) Reeder, Angela Hill; brother, Franklin Grantham; sister, Mildred Dowling; sister-in-law, Margaret Grantham; sixteen grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and 3 step-grandchildren. He also had three special friends, Donnie Miller, Marion Jeffords and David Boone.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Billy Grantham; a sister, Evelyn Stokes; a special friend, Syd Avant and a step-great-grandchild, Kasey Thompson.

Memorials made be made to the Bay Branch Freewill Baptist Youth Fund or Sardis Baptist Youth or Children’s Fund.

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Memorial Service
March 29, 2022

3:00 PM
Bay Branch Free Will Baptist Church, Timmonsville

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