Grant, William Baillie
July 1, 1943 - April 9, 2018
William Baillie Grant was born July 1, 1943 and passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018 at the age 74. Bill was the son of William Baillie Grant Sr. and Stacy Meegan Grant. He graduated from Brian Adams High School and San Diego State University. Bill was a proud Marine serving in Viet Nam 1964-1967. ( Kilo 3/7 1st & 3rd Marine Division) Returning to Dallas, he worked as in-house architect for Centennial Homes. Soon formed his own home-building company, then later began a long career in commercial real estate development.
A true entrepreneur, Bill was known for his integrity, loyalty and honesty. He became a mentor, adviser and loyal friend to many young men and women. Being an only child, Bill loved to surround himself with family and friends. He shared his passion for photography, travel, & motorcycle adventures. A voracious reader, writer and storyteller, he entertained us all. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Jane Presley Grant.
Memorial service will be held Tuesday, April 17th, 3:00 pm at Cox Chapel, Highland Park United Methodist Church.
In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to Wounded Warriors or Veterans program of your choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252
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