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Emily "Sib" Grinstead, 98, of Glasgow died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at Chandler Park Assisted Living in Bowling Green.
She was born in Barren County, the daughter of the late Robert Terry and Mary Irwin Combs Terry. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Christopher T. "Chris" Grinstead; a son, Philip Grinstead; and a sister and brother-in-law, Jane and Robert Goodman.
Mrs. Grinstead was a homemaker and formerly associated with her husband in the businesses of Grinstead's Market and Wells & Grinstead Insurance Co. She was an avid golfer and bridge player and enjoyed being a grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a member of First United Methodist Church.
Survivors include one son, Chris Grinstead II of Bowling Green; a daughter, Linda Lancaster of Franklin, Tenn.; six grandchildren, Christopher Grinstead III of Bowling Green, Sam Grinstead of Laurel, Md., Russell Moon of Dallas, Texas, Emily Moon Hastings of Franklin, Tenn., Natalie Grinstead of Bowling Green and Wade Grinstead of Lexington; 14 great-grandchildren; and her niece and nephews, Terry Gillespie, Charlie and Bobby Goodman.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25 at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from noon until 2 p.m.
Alternate expressions of sympathy may be made to Glasgow First United Methodist Church or Barren River Animal Welfare Association in Glasgow.
Published on February 23, 2017
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