DOWNEY - Downey resident Grace Stout passed away peacefully on Sept. 21.She was born April 21, 1921, near Bradford, Tenn. That is where she met and married Evarett in 1940. In May of 1952 they moved to California with their only child, Randall, eventually making Downey their home. The family became devout and active members of First Baptist Church of Downey. Grace Stout worked for Geiger Plastics for 18 years before retiring. She is survived by her son, Randall; grandson, Anthony, and his wife, Elena; granddaughter, Jo Dina Mays, and her husband, Wesley; great-grandchildren, Alexa, Matthew, Amanda and Kellen; brother, Junior, and his wife, Nola; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Evarett, in 2001.
********** Published: October 7, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 25