Everything for Your Home's
Beauty, Comfort & Convenience 384-2123
704 Jamestown St, Columbia
Dr. Ronald P. Rogers
Support for your body's natural healing capabilities
Click here for details
Click here for information
Real Estate & Auction Co.
Duo County Telecom
Now Available Through
Your Cable Service!
GUN & PAWN
What's Going On
Info about the
Janice Holt Giles
and Henry Giles Society
Columbia Gas Dept.
GAS LEAK or GAS SMELL
24 hrs/ 365 days
270-384-2006 or 9-1-1
Call before you dig
Directory of Churches
phone numbers and more
for churches in Adair County
Find Great Stuff in
Antiques, Help Wanted,
Autos, Real Estate,
Legal Notices, More...
Walter E. ''Minnick'' Grider, 72, Korean War veteran, dies
Photo will be added to accompany this obituary
Walter E. "Minnick" Grider, 72, 4473 Russell Springs Road, Columbia, KY (the Ozark Community) and formerly of Louisville, KY, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2005, at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville, after a short illness.
The funeral service will be Friday, July 22, 2005, at 1:00 p.m. at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, with Bro. Jimmy Knifley officiating. Masonic funeral rites will be conducted by Hood Lodge #839 on Thursay evening, July 21, at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Shiloh Church Cemetery.
Mr. Grider was a member of Shiloh Christian Church and Men for Christ. He was a retired teamster and farmer. He was a veteran of the Korean War and was very active in the Masons, Shriners, and Scottish Rite.
He was a member and Past Master of Hood Masonic Lodge #839, Craycraft, a 40 year member of Shively Masonic Lodge #951, and was also an honorary member of several other Masonic Lodges. He was a member of the Louisville Scottish Rite, Lexington Oleika Shrine and Louisville Kosair Shrine.
Mr. Grider was Past District Deputy Grand Master of District 18, Grand Lodge of Kentucky and Past President of Green River Scottish Rite.
He was the son of the late Daniel M. and Effie Burton Grider of Adair County, KY.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Reynolds Grider, Columbia, KY, and the following:
The family requests visitation after 2:00 p.m., on Thursday, July 21, 2005, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY.
Memorials are suggested to the Shiloh Christian Church and may be left at the funeral home.
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: email@example.com.Friends you trust, caring for people you love.
This story was posted on 2005-07-20 13:25:54
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.
Are made possible in part through the support ofGrissom-Martin Funeral Home
Established in 1926
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.
Searching obituaries? Here is a useful tool!
To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.