Charles Henry Grier Jr. (1934 - 2018)

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Charles Henry Grier, Jr., 83, of Cynthiana, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018. He was born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, on Nov. 3, 1934, to the late Charles and Elna Grier. He graduated from Swarthmore High School in 1953, Grove City College in 1957 and obtained a Master's degree from the University of Kentucky. He worked at 3M Company for 26 years beginning in early 1970's.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Lee Grier and two sisters, Nancy Grier and Sara Hladky.
Mr. Grier is survived by his five daughters, Laura Lee Sanders, Lexington, Cynthia Lee Sosbe, Lexington, Susan Lee Clements and her husband, Eddie, of Nicholasville, Pamela Lee Blackburn and her husband, Steve, of Louisville and Diana Lee "DeDe" Shirley and her husband, Greg of Cynthiana. In addition to his sister Jeanette Anderson and her husband, Mark of Arlington, Virginia, he is also survived by 12 grandchildren, Bret (BJ), Andy, Joshua (Ashley), Christopher, Benjamin, Samantha (Jon). Rachel, Anthony, Josiah, Jacob, Reece and Wil, and six great grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Rylee, Marissa, Layla, Khloe and Fitz.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Cedar Ridge Health Campus for their exceptional care and loving kindness to our father and to us during this difficult time. In lieu of flowers, we are requesting that donations be made to Cedar Ridge Health Campus Activity and Event Fund, 1317 U.S. Highway 62 East, Cynthiana, Kentucky 41031.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2018, with visitation from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Ware Funeral Home. View and sign the guestbook at www.warefuneralhome.com
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846 U.S. Highway 27 North
Cynthiana, KY 41031
(859) 234-4000
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Published in The Cynthiana Democrat on June 28, 2018