Granville Lee Busey, 90, of Springfield, passed from this life on Thursday May 6, 2021 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday May 11th at 2:00 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Pastor Nick Herring officiating. Interment will follow in Springfield Memorial Gardens with Bill Davenport, Jr., Chuck Head, Jerry Dixon, Michael Gorham, Kenny Gorham, and Matt Little serving as pallbearers. Robert Bull will serve as an honorary pallbearer. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. There will be an Eastern Star service at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home followed by the funeral service at 2:00 p.m.
Mr. Granville was born October 22, 1930 in Readyville, TN to the late Arthur Ernest and Hattie Emiline Barrett Busey. He served in the U.S. Air Force. Mr. Granville was a retired accountant and office manager with the Robertson County Clerk’s office. He was a member of Woodland Street United Methodist Church, where he served as church treasurer for many years and was a member of the Methodist Layman’s Association. Mr. Granville was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, the Masonic Temple, and Western Star Lodge. He was a Worthy Grand Patron and was the State Grand Treasurer for over 30 years with the Order of the Eastern Star. Mr. Granville enjoyed many things in life, but his life revolved around his family, his church, and his involvement and dedication with the Eastern Star.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife: Patricia Pike Busey. Mr. Granville is survived by his sons and daughter-in-law: Granville Ray Busey of Clarksville, whom Mr. Granville had been living with the past three years, Ricky Lynn and Florence Busey of Collierville, by his grandchildren: Zachary Busey, Victoria Burdeshaw, Joshua Busey, Quinten Busey, Janie Shelton, and Lee Busey, and by three great grandchildren.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Woodland Street United Methodist Church and may be sent c/o Robertson County Funeral Home.
Robertson County Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
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