Austin Tyler Grant, 22 of Staunton, died Thursday, October 7, 2021, in Staunton. He was born on March 1, 1999, in Maryville, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Patrick & Shannon (Watkins) Grant.
Austin served in the US Navy. He worked as a forklift operator at Dometic in Litchfield. He enjoyed hanging out with friends, playing video games, and card games.
He is survived by parents, Patrick & Shannon Grant of Bunker Hill; Companion, Katie McCoy of Staunton; three sisters, Hannah, Kylie, & Berlyn Grant of Bunker Hill; maternal grandparents, William Grebe of Granite City and Theresa Watkins of Bunker Hill; and paternal grandmother, June Hayes of Wood River.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Patrick Grant Sr., and grandmother, Barbara Grant.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 PM on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton. Funeral services will follow at 6 PM at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton. Memorials are suggested to the family.