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Rose Grider Smith, 71 Casey County, KY (1949-2020)

Rose Grider Smith, age 71, passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2020 in Lebanon, KY.

Born August 1, 1949, in Casey Co., KY, she was a daughter of the late Denton and Flonnie Cochran Grider. Rose was a Nursing Assistant for many years. She was active in the Brush Creek Pentecostal Church where she often sang in Church. She also attended various other churches. Rose also participated in the Women's Jail Ministry.

Funeral services will be held at 11amCT Monday, August 24, 2020, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Jeff Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in the Tapscott Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10amCT until 11amCT on Monday.

Pallbearers will be Patrick Grider, Steve Wardrip, Kendell Floyd, Terry Smith, and Timmy Hill.

Survivors include her son, Donald (Holly) Smith of Bradfordsville; daughter, Dawn (George) Gillock of Lawrenceburg; brothers, Carl (Michelle) Grider of Stanford and Phillip Grider of Liberty; sisters, Bonnie Hill of Junction City and Betty Grider of Liberty; and brothers-in-law, Frank Daughtery and Roger Subir of Florida. Rose was a great caretaker of her 4 grandchildren, Emily Gillock, Terry Smith, Shelbi Smith, and Aubrey Smith.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Terry Smith, who died August 2, 2006; her parents; her sisters, Jennifer Subir and Georgie Grider; sister-in-law, Gail Grider; and brothers-in-law, Donald Hill and Junior Murphy.

Arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

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