Ralph Junior Grider (Updated) PDF Print
Thursday, 28 February 2013 13:53

Ralph Junior Grider, age 70 of Tompkinsville died Wednesday February 27, 2013 at the T.J.Samson Hospital in Glasgow. The Monroe county native was the minister at the North Main Church of Christ in Edmonton and taught at the Cyclone Church of Christ.

He was a son of the late Trance And Mary Susan (Anderson) Grider

He is survived by one daughter Mary Ann Grider of Tompkinsville and two brothers: Billy (Shirley) Grider and Barlow Grider of Burkesville. as well as several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Lee Ann (Strode) Grider; two sisters Inez Hagan and Jenny Lee Hunter and one brother Malcolm Grider

Funeral services will be Saturday- March 2, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. at the Cyclone Church of Christ with burial to follow at the Bailey Cemetery. Visitation wll begin Friday March 1, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home. It will continue at the funeral home Saturday morning untin 10:30 and after 11:00 at the Cyclone Church of Christ until funeral time.

Donations are suggested to the Bailey Cemetery. These may be sent to the Funeral Home at 2232 Summer Shade Road Summer Shade, Ky. 42166


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