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Joe Russell Grant, 78, Columbia, KY (1943-2022)

Joe Russell Grant of Columbia died on Saturday, September 24, 2022 at his home. He was 78 years old.

A graveside service will be held at 11amCT on Wednesday, September 28, 2022, at the Grant Cemetery with Bro. Stanley Watson officiating.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

He was born December 1, 1943, to the late Joe Tom and Mildred Evelyn Bennett Grant. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Thomasine Loy and Charlene Blair and a brother, Donnie Grant. He worked many years for Osh Kosh B'Gosh.

Survivors include:
  • His wife - Mary Louise Grider Grant of Columbia
  • One son - Tony Grant and wife Marian of Glensfork
  • One brother - Reid Grant and wife Bobbie of Glensfork
  • One grandchild - Chasity Dyer (Greg Parker) of Glasgow
  • One great-grandchild - Lena Bell Dyer of Glasgow
  • One step-great-grandchild - Austin Parker of Glasgow
  • Two brothers-in-law - Dean Blair of Greensburg and Hindman Loy of Shepherdsville
  • One sister-in-law - Rebecca Grant of Campbellsville
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Grant Cemetery which can be left at the graveside service or at the funeral home.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Joe Russell Grant, 78, Columbia, KY (1943-2022)

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