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Charles Grant, Crocus, KY native (1933-2012)

Mr. Grant was the patriarch of a large, respected family. He leaves 17 direct living descendants. He was a retired truck driver, a member of the Fairview Separate Baptist Church, and a US Army veteran. He will be accorded full military honors by Columbia VFW Post 6097.

Charles Grant, age 78 years of 148 Frank Road, Jamestown, KY passed away Tuesday. March 13, 2012 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, KY from burn injuries he had received earlier in the day at his home.

Funeral services will be Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 3:30pmCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Doug Baldwin the officiating clergy. Interment in the Dixon Cemetery in Russell County, KY with full military honors presented by Columbia VFW Post 6097 The family request visitation after 3pmCT, on Friday, March 16, 2012, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Bradley Bradshaw, Brian Bradshaw, Billy Grant, Danny Grant, Derek Helm, and Larry Helm.

Charles Grant, Crocus, KY native (1933-2012)

He was born May 28, 1933 in Crocus, KY the son of the late Willie and Lillie Grant. He died Tuesday, March 13, 2012, in Lexington, Fayette County, KY, at the age of 78 years, 9 months, and 16 days.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Reva Hill Grant, on January 20, 2012.

He was preceded in death by a son. Roger Glenn Grant in May 2011 and by an infant sister LuAnna Grant.

He is survived by the following:
  • One daughter: Sharon Kay Warbiany and husband Len of Alsip, Illinois

  • One daughter in law: Sue Grant of Elwood, Illinois

  • Two brothers: Bobby Grant of Russell Springs, KY; and Forrest Grant of Russell Springs, KY

  • Six grandchildren: Shawn Warbiany, Shannon Donato, Phillip Warbiany, Michael Grant, Michelle Slattery, James Grant

  • Ten great grandchildren

  • And by several nieces and nephew
Mr. Grant was a member of the Fairview Separate Baptist Church, a US Army veteran, and a retired truck driver.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements. A guestbook may be ssigned online at

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Charles Grant, Crocus, KY native (1933-2012)

2012-03-16 - 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY - Photo from Stotts.

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