Name: James Fulton Grayson III
Date of Birth: 1940
Date of Death: 01/10/1976
Location of Death: Columbia, SC
CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH
Special Agent James "Jimmie" Grayson was killed in an automobile accident in Columbia, SC, while on official duty.
Agent Grayson joined ATF on 1/26/1970. He served at offices in Georgia and South Carolina. Agent Grayson was a well known and noted expert pistol shooter and participated in competitive pistol matches throughout the Nation. Previously, Jimmie proudly served in the U. S. Coast Guard from 1962-1970. He was a graduate of the University of South Carolina (Columbia) and a member of the Kappa Alpha Fraternity. He enjoyed flying and held a private pilot’s license with a multi-engine (land and sea) rating. Jimmie also enjoyed playing sports, especially softball.
Agent Grayson was born in Florence, SC. He was survived by his wife, Cookie; their son, James Fulton Grayson, IV and daughter, Elisabeth Anne Grayson-Mills.