SALEM –Vilena Catherine (Grissom) Leger, 76, formerly of Mitchell, passed away Sunday, January 9, 2022, at Salem Crossing.
Born September 21, 1945, in Bryantsville, she was the daughter of William Milton and Violet Pearl (Ryburn) Grissom.
Vilena drove a truck for FedEx and later in life, she was a home healthcare provider.
She graduated from Mitchell High School with the Class of 1963.
Surviving: son, Brent (Melissa) Price of Salem
grandson, Lane Price of Salem
granddaughter, Mallory Price of Salem
several nieces and nephews
Her parents; sister, Martha Atchason; four brothers, Douglas, Ryburn, Richard (Dick), and Forrest; and nephew, Doug Atchason, preceded her in death.
She was also preceded in death by her beloved dogs, Gracie, Petie, and Bently.
Cremation has been chosen with burial at Bryantsville Cemetery at a later date.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com