Earl Edward Grigory, age 81 of Nixa, passed away August 19, 2021. He was born January 21, 1940 in Caruthersville, Missouri, the son of Clint and Nellie (Waldrop) Grigory.
On February 2, 1962, he was united in marriage to Patricia Lee Kelly.
Earl served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He was currently serving as Pastor of New Beginnings Community Church in Ozark. He enjoyed riding motorcycles, golfing, camping in his RV, and most of all, talking to friends, family, other pastors, and of course, his church congregation.
Survivors include: his wife, Patricia Grigory of Nixa; his daughter, Karen Teague and husband Jerry of Nixa; his granddaughters, Kaitlyn Teague and Madison Teague of Nixa; his brother, Clinton Grigory and wife Kathy of Braggadocio, Missouri; and two nieces, Leslie Hampton and husband Brent of Texas and Jessica Grigory of Steele, Missouri.
Earl was preceeded in death by his parents.
A funeral service will be held at 11:30 A.M. Sunday, August 22, 2021 at New Beginnings Community Church in Ozark, under direction of Adams Funeral Home, Nixa, with Brother Jim Pinkston and Brother Luke Gibson officiating. Burial will follow. Visitation will be from 10:30 - 11:30 immediately before the funeral at the church.