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Mr. Grady Lewis Polston, 73, Burkesville, KY (1942-2015)

He was a member of the Dutch Creek Presbyterian Church, a truck driver for Ryder Dedicated Logistics, a Lifelong Gospel Singer and an avid U. K. Fan. He was a native of Cumberland County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the don os fhe laate Henry & Lucille Stephens Polston, and the widower of Naomi Rebecca "Becky" Norris Polston. He leaves 17 direct living descendants.
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Mr. Grady Lewis Polston, age 73, of Allens Creek Road in Burkesville, KY passed away on Friday, December 11, 2015 at his residence.

Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, December 14, 2015 at 12pmNoonCT, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with Bro. Todd Bryant officiating. Burial will be in the Dutch Creek Cemetery in Cumberland County, KY. The family will receive friends after 10amCT, Sunday December 13, 2015 until the funeral hour on Monday.

Mr. Grady Lewis Polston, 73, Burkesville, KY (!942-2015)

He was born on Wednesday, August 19, 1942 in Cumberland County, KY the son of Henry and Lucille Stephens Polston. He died Friday, December 11, 2015, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 73 years. three months, and 22 days.

He was a member of the Dutch Creek Presbyterian Church, a truck driver for Ryder Dedicated Logistics, a Lifelong Gospel Singer and an avid U. K. Fan.

He was united in marriage on September 6, 1961 to Naomi Rebecca "Becky" Norris Polston.

In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert Polston and Lloyd "Dick" Polston.

He is survived by:
  • His children: Gerald Polston (and Shelly) of Albany, KY; Teresa Polston of Burkesville, KY; Kristi Polston (and Tina) of Glasgow, KY; and Brandon Polston of Burkesville, KY

  • His brother: Silas Polston of Portsmouth, Ohio

  • Grandchildren: MaKayle Goodman, Stephanie Polston, and Charity Polston

  • Great-grandchildren: Dalton Curry, Devin Curry, Drake Curry, Amber McInteer, Jaylen Dykes, Curran Foster, Macie Strode, Reese Proffitt, Dominic Lee and Annzley Shaw.
Send condolences to the family of Mr. Grady Lewis Polston

Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, in Burkesville, KY is honored to be in charge of funeral arrangements.

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