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“You will truly be missed classmate. You were a beautiful soul and kind. ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Kenneth Harris - Fort Mill, SC

“So sad to lose such a sweet lady. Prayers for your family. PEACE ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Carla Wright - ATLANTA, GA

“May God comfort and sustain in this time of loss of a wonderful person.Joan and Belford Carver family ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Belford and Joan Carver - LA

“Keeping your family in our prayers.Stormy & Denise Lee ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Denise Lee - Hammond, LA

“I taught Sissy back in the '70's at Southwood Academy. Years later I was her son's kindergarten teacher and we reconnected. She was such a positive...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Picou/Bruce - Ponchatoula, LA

“She had such an impact on my life one of her former students. She was a special lady you have my deepest sympathy ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Quentin Short - Hammond, LA

“So broken hearted to hear a much loved friend from Southwood Academy all the way to HHS has left this world. Cissy was a beautiful light inside n out...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Barbie Coffey - Sevierville, TN

“My deepest condolences to her loved ones at this difficult time. I knew her & cheered with her in high school. God Bless ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Michelle - Hammond, LA

“I am so sorry for all of you. She loved each and every person she came in contact with. She and I were best of friends in school but each of us took...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Rochelle Drude Rogers - LA

“Melanie, your Mom was truly a kind and loving person. I worked with her in Special Education at HHS for 15 years. She loved you dearly and always...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Libby Thompson - Hammond, LA

“Melanie sorry to hear about your mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love Mr Mitchell and Miss Pam ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Pam Radecker - Amite, LA - Friend

“She was one of my favorite babysitters when I a kid. She was a loving and caring teacher to many students at HHS including my self. She will be miss...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Matthew Wood - Folsom, LA

“I am so very sorry for your loss of Cissy. God bless you all in the days ahead . I pray for peace and comfort for all of you. I remember Cissy as a...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Susan Laird - Bogue Chitto, MS

“My deepest sympathies to Cissy's family.Aunt Connie Boyd are lifelong friends. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Vicky Wallace - Brookhaven, MS


Mrs. Cecilia "Cissy" Davis Grisham, 53 years old of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away Friday, October 20, 2017, at North Oaks Medical Center.
She was born on Thursday, May 14, 1964, in Hattiesburg, MS, daughter of Jim Davis and Diane Hart Davis.
Cissy received her Bachelor of Science degrees in Biology and Mathematics as well as a Masters of Education degree in Special Education from SLU. She taught Special Education at Hammond High School for 25 years before retiring.
Surviving are her husband, Lee Earl Grisham, Jr., daughter, Melanie Lee Grisham, mother, Diane Hart Davis, father, Jim Davis, and grandmother, Lois Hart.
She is preceded in death by her son, Landen Grisham, sister, Michelle Davis, grandfather, Hoyle Hart, grandparents, Oren and Mercedes Davis, father-in-law, Lee Earl Grisham, Sr., mother-in-law, Alline Mauney Grisham, brothers-in-law, Billy, Bobby, and Benny Grisham, Jake Alfano, and Walter Scott.
Friends will be received on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 9:00 am until 11:00 am at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Hammond.
Services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday, at 11:00 am, with Rev. Greg Griffin officiating.
Interment will follow in the Rose Memorial Park Cemetery Hammond, Louisiana.