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Mona C. Grider, 73, Jamestown, Russell Co., KY (1943-2017)

She was a homemaker, a native of Russell County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of her death in Bardstown, KY. She was the daughter of the late Hershel & Elizabeth (Chapman) Franklin. Her husband, Leland Grider, survives. She leaves four direct living descendants.
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Mona C. Grider Mona C. Grider 73, of Jamestown, KY passed away on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at the Signature Healthcare Colonial in Bardstown, KY. Funeral services for Mona Grider will be at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel,202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY on Sunday June 4, 2017 at 11amCT, with Pastor Fred Caulkin officiating. Friends may visit on Saturday, June 3, 2017, after 5pmCT at the funeral home. Burial in the Miller Cemetery in Jamestown, KY.

Mona C. Grider, 73, Jamestown, Russell Co., KY (1943-2017)

Mona was born in Jamestown, Russell County, KY on September 7, 1943. She was a daughter of the late Hershel & Elizabeth (Chapman) Franklin. She died Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Bardstown, Nelson County, KY, at the age of 73 years, eight months, and 24 days.

She was a homemaker. She was the the wife of Leland Grider of Jamestown, KY, who survives, along with the following:

  • Her son Shelton Grider, of Russell Springs, KY

  • Daughter Sherry Hill, of Jamestown, KY

  • Two brothers: Ben and Carthel Franklin, of Jamestown, KY

  • Sister: Rosemary Murray, of Jamestown, KY

  • Two grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her parents, and three brothers, Gilbert, Arnold and Berlen (Midnight) Franklin.

Send condolences to the family of Mona C. Grider

The H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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2017-06-02 - Danville, Boyle County, KY - Photo by Mike Watson, Adair County Historian.
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