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Barbara Jean Grider Parrish, 56, Adair County, KY

Barbara Jean Grider Parrish, the daughter of the late Guy and Ruby (Polston) Grider, was born Thursday, May 9, 1963 in Burkesville, KY and departed this life on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at the T.J. Health in Columbia. She was 56 years, 5 months and 22 days of age.

The funeral service will be Monday, November 4, 2019 at 12noonCT/1pmET in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Fudge Cemetery at Breeding. Visitation after 10amCT/11amET on Monday until time for the service.

She was a former caregiver before becoming disabled. After her health declined, she enjoyed watching her favorite TV shows and reading.

She is survived by seven children: Linda Muse and husband Brian, Barbara Denton, Lisa Parrish and fiance' Chris Alexander, Teresa Aquino and fiance' Samuels Chazez, Anthony Parrish, Cody Grider, Cindy Shaw and husband Michael all of Columbia and Crystal Mauldin of Cave City; a sister: Loretta Burton of Columbia; her former spouse: Tony Parrish of Edmonton; her nephews: Bobby Shive and Charles and Brittany Muse; thirteen grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

Mrs. Parrish was also preceded in death by two sons: Tony Allen Parrish and Marty Lee Parrish and two brothers: Guy Allen Grider and Marty Eugene Grider.

Memorials are suggested to the Funeral Expense Fund, Which can be made at the funeral home.

L.R. Petty Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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