Grayson, Stewart Maxwell III
Stewart Maxwell Grayson III, 65, of Salem died March 5, 2010. He was an Eagle Scout, was active in the Boy Scouts of America and was a Retired Lt. Col. from the US Army who served during the Vietnam War and received the Bronze Star. He was a retired engineer and planner for the federal government who most recently worked for R & K Engineering. Survivors include his wife, Jo Ann Lawson Grayson; sons Douglas Stewart Grayson and Daniel Paul Grayson; sister-in-law Alice Jane Blessley and husband,David; and father-in-law Paul Klingbiel. Funeral services were conducted March 8 at the Chapel of John M. Oakey and Son, Salem, with the Rev. Steven McChesney officiating. Interment was at Sherwood Memorial Park the following day. Memorial donations may be made in Mr. Grayson’s name to the Roanoke Valley SPCA or to the Boy Scouts of America.