Mrs. Shirley Cleo Crider, 84 of Tate Road, Trion passed away Friday January 30 in Oakview Nursing Home. She was born April 20, 1924, daughter of the late Samuel Luther, Sr. and Julia Ellen Mills Grogan. She was retired from Mt. Vernon Riegel and was of the Methodist faith. Mrs. Crider was preceded in death by her husband, Herman Crider, son Larry Ray Crider, 4 brothers Samule Jr., Earl, Michael and Glenn Grogan; 3 sisters Emma Lee Bowman, Evelyn Lancaster and Thelma Colbert.
Survivors include her daughter, Laura Kay Kostka of Broadview, IL, granddaughter Tracy L. Kostka of Broadview, IL, grandson Dennis R. Kostka of Old Park, IL, 1 Sister Doris E. Morgan of Trion, special friends David and Mary Young of Trion, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be conducted Wednesday February 4, at 3 PM from the Chapel of the Erwin-Petitt Funeral Home with Rev. Scott Guinn officiating. Interment will follow in West Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers are requested to meet at the Funeral Home at 2:30 PM on Wednesday and include the following: Larry and Loy Gilreath, Gene Hall, Tommy Gray, Kenneth Bowman and Dennis Kostka.
Mrs. Crider will lie in state at Erwin – Petitt Funeral Home on Wednesday February 4th where the family will receive friends from 12 noon until the funeral hour at 3 PM.
Erwin – Petitt Funeral Home has charge of Funeral Arrangements for Mrs. Shirley Cleo Crider.