Funeral service for Shad Austin Griner, age 20, of Pickton, TX will be held at 2:00P.M. on Sunday, March 13, 2022 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home with Pastor Michael Stone and Pastor Brad McFadden officiating. Interment will follow at Caney Cemetery, Pickton, TX with Jason Tully, Henry Couch, Dusty Jordan, JC Luvender, Joel Crosby and Paul Fitzmaurice serving as pallbearers and Johnny Walker and Matthew Peyton serving as honorary pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00P.M. on Saturday, March 12, 2022 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Shad passed away on Wednesday, March 9, in Pickton, TX.
Shad was born on March 16, 2001 in Sulphur Springs, TX to James David Griner and Jennifer (Lunsford) Griner. He was of the Baptist faith. Shad loved his family, animals, and his dog Opie who preceded him in death. He also enjoyed playing video games, watching movies, and hunting.
He is survived by his mother, Jennifer Griner and Greg Couch of Pickton; father, Jay Griner of Pittsburg; brothers, Tristan Griner of Sulphur Springs, Seth Griner and Shayden Griner of Pickton; sister, Jewely Holladay of Mt. Vernon; grandparents, Mickie and Billy Lunsford of Sulphur Bluff, Jody Griner of Sulphur Springs; great grandmother, Floy Elmore; aunt, Sharron and Johnny Wetzel; niece, Aniston Holladay cousins; Trey and Ty Wetzel; and many other aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his great grandfather, Cliff Elmore.