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Obituary: Jeanette Adamson Grider, 76, Edinburgh, IN

Mrs. Grider was a member of a respected Eastern Adair County family and a former resident here; she was the widow of Marvin T. Grider. She leaves many relatives in the Columbia, KY, area

Jeanette (Adamson) Grider, 76, died Sunday, October 11, 2009, at Homeview Health and Rehabiltation Center in Franklin, IN. She was a resident of Edinburgh, IN.

The Rev. Bill Tennyson will conduct a funeral service at 10amET, Thursday, October 14, 2009, at Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home, 302 E. Main Cross ST, Edinburgh, IN. Visitation will be from 4 to 8pmET, Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.

Survivors include the following:
  • Three children: Marvin T. (Rochelle) Grider Jr. of Greensburg, IN; Vernon (Jan) Grider of Edinburgh, IN; and Annette (David) McQueen of Flat Rock, IN

  • Seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

  • A sister-in-law, Mary E. Bryant and several nieces and nephews: Jerry, Kenny, Ricky and Waldo Adamson, Tommie Bryant, Sheila Carter and Barbara Shepherd, all of Columbia, KY
She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin T. Grider Sr.; her parents, Walter B. and Ruth E. (Bailey) Adamson; and a brother, Walter B. "Junie" Adamson Jr.

Memorial contributions may be made to Homeview Health and Rehabilitation Center, 651 S. State St., Franklin, IN 46131; or New Hope Hospice, 5600 W. Bradbury Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46241.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.


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: Website URL: Friends you trust, caring for people you love.
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