James Otis Gremillion Jr. December 13, 1929 – June 11, 2016

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GremillionJames Otis Gremillion Junior, beloved husband, father, ” PaPa” , passed away June 11th, 2016. He was born December 13, 1929 in Baton Rouge Louisiana, the son of James Otis Gremillion Sr. and Odile Guilbeau Gremillion.

He loved travel, music, golf, politics, and good food, as well as spending time with his family. He especially enjoyed holding his babies.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 59 years, Elinor Boudreaux Gremillion , as well as a son, James Clayton Gremillion; also four brothers, Burton, Hubert, Jerome, and Richard. Survivors include his son Michael P. Gremillion and wife Rebecca, daughters Susan Gremillion Moser and Terry Gremillion Bracken and husband Brett Bracken; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren, and one sister, Yvonne Gremillion Bourgeois, as well as many beloved nieces and nephews.

jaynesFuneral service was at 3:00 PM. Saturday, June 18, 2016 , at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville TX.

Burial followed at Laurel Land Cemetery in Dallas.