August 25, 1937 ~ September 11, 2020

Born in: Erfurt Germany,
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

Ellen Ingrid Grider, age 83, of Glasgow, died Friday, September 11, 2020 at her home. She was born in Erfurt Germany to the late Kurt and Maria Noth. She was preceded in death by her husband, Allen Preston Grider.

Ellen was a long-time restaurant owner in Glasgow. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and her dogs. Ellen loved to travel and never walked away from her German heritage.

She is survived by one son, Curtis Allen Grider (Christy) of Round Rock, TX; two daughters, Sheila Palatas (Mark) of Louisville and Mary Morton (Joseph) of Lexington; eight grandchildren, Nicole and Adam Palatas, Conner and Collin Grider, Brittany Cummins (Ryan), Joey, Sarah and Emily Morton; one great granddaughter, Sophia Cummins.

A graveside service will be held at 5:00 PM, Saturday, September 12th, at Rexroat Cemetery in Jamestown, KY. Visitation will be 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM Saturday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.

All those who wish to honor and remember Ms. Grider in person at the visitation or service must wear a mask or other appropriate facial covering and practice physical distancing while inside the funeral home for the safety of those in attendance.

A.F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Ms. Grider

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  1. Sheila&Mary (your families)
    I’m so sorry to hear about your sweet mothers passing. She was a sweet lady and I will always remember her kindness to me. Love you both. Prayers

  2. Curtis, Christy & other family members- So sorry for your loss. May the Lord bless & keep each & everyone of you as you go through your loss.

  3. So sorry Sheila and Mary for your loss Prayers for you. If y’all have Facebook look me up. Beverly Lohden Steenbergen McCoy. ( Beaver)

  4. We will miss her so much, she was so loving and gracious. We will remember her in our hearts! Thinking of you all.

  5. So sorry about your loss Mr. Grider and Curtis. Always a smiling face. She and Mr. Grider made the first year at Barren County great.

  6. So sorry for your loss. Enjoyed getting to know Ellen many years ago. Remember her helping teach elementary students Christmas song for Christmas program at Temple Hill.

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