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Obituary: Mrs. Gwendolyn "Wendy" Flowers Grider, 72

She was a member of Red Banks United Methodist Church and was a 22 year employee of Sutton Shirt Corporation and was a foster parent

Mrs. Gwendolyn "Wendy" Flowers Grider, age 72 of Judio RD in Burkesville, KY, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2010 at the Cumberland Co. Hospital.

Funeral Services were conducted on Wednesday January 27, 2010 at 2pmCT, in the Memory Chapel of Norris & New Funeral Home, 601 North Main ST., Burkesville, KY, with Bro. Donnie Shelley officiating. Burial Will be in The Perkins Cemetery. Visitation is after 12 noon on Tuesday January 26, until the funeral hour on Wednesday. Professional Service Provided by Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY.

Mrs. Gwendolyn "Wendy" Flowers Grider, Cumberland Co., KY (1937-2010)

Mrs. Gwendolyn "Wendy" Flowers Grider was the the daughter of Harvey Marshall "Tige" and Bessie Ira Wray Flowers. She was born on Saturday, October 2, 1937 in The Chestnut Grove Community of Cumberland Co., KY, and died on Sunday, January 24, 2010 in Burkesville, Cumberland Co., KY at the age of 72 years, 3 months, and 22 days.

She was a member of Red Banks United Methodist Church, a 22 year employee of Sutton Shirt Corp. and a foster parent.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her sister, Ida Belle Watkins, her brother, Junior Flowers and a niece, Marlena Flowers.

She is survived by her husband, William Barlow Grider of Burkesville, KY, and the following:
  • Her children: Sherry Ann (and Lecil) Fluty, Terry Marshall Grider (and Vanessa), Chad Lee Grider (and Carla) all of Burkesville, KY

  • Her brother: James Ralph Flowers (and Patty) of Louisville, KY

  • Her sisters: Raye Brown of Penneville, IN; and Joyce Kerr of Burkesville, KY

  • Seven grandchildren: Jeff Fluty, Mike Fluty, Shannon Fluty, Michael Taylor, Taylor Grider, Kenton Cox and Kayla Grider

  • Four great grandchildren: Levi Whitley, Bryson Fluty, Trent Taylor and Landric Taylor

  • Norris & New Funeral Home, Burkesville, 601 North Main ST., Burkesville, KY provided professional services.

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