Floyd Grant Pemberton, age 70, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 7, 2023, at his home in Elgin. He was born on August 30, 1952, at Thompson Clinic in Oneida. He was the son of the late Claude Floyd Pemberton and Mary Ruth Myers Pemberton. Grant loved to go to church and he liked to listen to music but his passion was playing cards and telling tall tales. He suffered so much the last two years, but the pain is gone now.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Carl Pemberton, John Pemberton, and Curtis Pemberton; sister, Shirley Kirby; nephews, Lance Pemberton and Adam Herring.
Grant is survived by his daughter, Audrey Pemberton Lewallen; two grandchildren, Zadie Northrup and Damon Northrup; sister, Claudette Pemberton Holt; brother, Gatewood Pemberton; special brother/nephew, Tony Pemberton; a host of nieces and nephews, many other relatives and friends.
Friends may visit with the Pemberton family on Saturday, March 11, 2023 from 1 p.m. until time of the funeral service at 2 p.m. in the chapel of West-Murley Funeral Home with Sis. Lucy Lowe officiating. Music will be provided by Lucy Lowe.
Committal service will follow in the McCartt Cemetery in the Wolf Creek community. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
West-Murley Funeral Home is serving the family of Floyd Grant Pemberton.
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