Obituary published Feb. 4, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger

Bula Grant, 95 of Centralia, formerly of Mexico, died at 6:25 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 at Golden Living Center-Pin Oaks.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. today at Elmwood Cemetery with Rev. Jerry Ostrom officiating.
Bula was born on Aug. 26, 1917 in Callaway County, the daughter of Benjamin A. and Birdie L. (Hayden) Keeling. On Sept. 5, 1947 at the First Baptist Church in Kansas City, she married Charles Victor "Vic" Grant. He died on Apr. 15, 1971.
Mrs. Grant had worked as a supervisor at Florsheim Shoe Com-pany.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Jackie Lee Grant; three brothers, Ernest, Robert and Henry Keeling; and three sisters, Stella Surls, Nadine Downing and Grace Edwards.
Memorial donations may be made to the donor's choice.