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Evelyn Grant McCloud, 84

Services will be held Saturday, March 6, 2004, at 10 a.m., at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home for Evelyn McCloud who passed away yesterday at the Bowling Green Medical Center.

She was the daughter of Robert Aaron and Shirley Williams Grant of Adair County.

Surviving are: one daughter, Jo Etta Bonert of Milfort, Ohio; and five sons: Ben McCloud and his wife Janice of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; Dale McCloud and his wife Cricket of Columbia; Mike McCloud and his wife Susan of Bowling Green; Pat McCloud and his wife Diana of Milford, Ohio; and Kelly McCloud of Lebanon Junction.

Also surviving are two brothers, LeLand Grant of Columbia and Bill Grant of Liberty; three sisters, Elizabeth Faust of Louisville; Ramona Collins of Hopkinsville and Joyce Flynn of Costa Mesa, California; fifteen grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. Mrs. McCloud is also survived by a special friend, Jim Swanner, of Columbia. She was preceded in death by her son Jerry and also by one grandchild.

She was a retired social worker for the Kentucky Department of Social Services, a member of the Columbia Christian Church, a founding member of the Janice Holt Giles Foundation, a founding member of the Adair County Genealogical Society, Past President of the Adair Chapter of the American Cancer Society and an officer in the Adair Homemakers.

Visitation is requested by the family after 1 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, March 5. Bro. Terry White will officiate. Interment will follow the Saturday morning service at Haven Hill Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation to the Giles Foundation or to the Columbia Christian Church building fund.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, established in 1922, located at 210 Greensburg Street in Columbia. To reach Louis and Brenda McQueary and Richard and Mary Beth Phelps, phone 270-384-2145, or call our 24-hour community obituary information line, 384-6999. E-mail: you trust, caring for people you love.

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Remembering Evelyn McCloud

2004-03-04 - Columbia, KY - Photo Linda Waggener. EVELYN GRANT McCLOUD passed away yesterday but her legacy will live on. She was a founding member of the Janice Holt and Henry Giles Foundation and also of the Adair County Genealogical Society. She is pictured here at the restored Giles House in Knifley of which she was so proud.
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