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Mr. Homer Vernon, (Tooter) Grider, Burkesville, KY (1927-2018)

He was a member of Amandaville Christian Church, a U.S. Army World War II Veteran, a Service Man for Brown's Supply, and a member of the Cumberland Lodge #413 F. & A. M. He was a native of Cumberland County, a resident of the county at the time of his death, and his final resting place will be in Perkins Cemetery in Cumberland County. He was patriarch of a large, highly thought of Cumberland County family. He was the son of the late Homer & Ettie (Davidson) Grider. He was one of 12 siblings. With his passing, four three brothers and four sisters survive, residents of Cumberland and Adair County and Cumberland County, KY, and Indiana. He was the widower of the late Nadine Grider. He leaves six direct living descendants.
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Mr. Homer Vernon (Tooter) Grider of Burkesville, KY passed away on Monday, February 12, 2018 at The Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville, KY.

The funeral service will be conducted on Friday, February 16, 2018, at 2pmCT, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with Rev. Paul Patton and Rev. Joel Patton officiating. Burial will be in the Perkins Cemetery in Burkesville, KY. The family will receive friends after 11amCT, on Thursday, February 15, 2018, until the funeral hour on Friday. The Masonic Rites Service will be conducted on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 7pmCT, at the funeral home by the Cumberland Lodge # 413 F & AM. The Lodge will be open on Thursday at 5pmCT.

Mr. Homer Vernon, (Tooter) Grider, Burkesville, KY (1927-2018)

He was born in Cumberland County, KY on Thursday, February 24, 1927. He was the son of Homer & Ettie (Davidson) Grider. He died Monday, February 12, 2018, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, having attained the age of 90 years, 11 months, and 19 days.

He was a member of Amandaville Christian Church, a U.S. Army World War II Veteran, a Service Man for Brown's Supply, and a member of the Cumberland Lodge #413 F. & A. M. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Nadine Grider; his brothers, Yule Grider, Allen Grider, Shelly Grider, and J. B. Grider; brothers-in-law, John Kearns, and Randy Gibson; and sisters-in-law, Mary Elizabeth Grider and Dorothy Grider.

He is survived by:
  • His son: Kelly (and Phoebe) Grider of Albany, KY

  • His daughter: Carol Grider of Bowling Green, KY

  • His three brothers: Albert (and Dimple) Grider of Columbia, KY; Jessie (and Brenda) Grider, Sr., James Grider, both of Bakerton, KY

  • His four sisters: Kathleen (and Bobby) Kearns of Anderson, IN; Louise Brumett of Burkesville, KY; Margaret "Cricket" (and Porter) McCoy of Burkesville, KY; Dottie Gibson of Bakerton, KY

  • His four grandchildren, Daniel, Dylan, Elizabeth, and Hannah

  • And special friends: Mary Anna Burns, Darrell Moons, and David Moons
Send condolences to the family of Mr. Homer Vernon (Tooter) Grider

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

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Mr. Homer Vernon, (Tooter) Grider, Burkesville, KY (1927-2018)

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