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Graden Arvil Elder
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Obituary for Graden Arvil Elder

Graden Arvil Elder, 91, of Crab Orchard passed away Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at the Somerwoods Nursing Home in Somerset. Graden was born in Rockcastle County, KY on February 12, 1927 a son of the late Jim and Gracie Beatrice (Adams) Elder. He had worked previously as a Monument Installer. He was a veteran of the United States Navy having served in World War II.

Survivors Include

Brother, David Elder
Brother, Cletus Elder
Sister, Marcella Elder

His two "Gals" Kathy & McKenzi Pinkston and several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

In addition to his parents Graden was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters, Francis Barr, Lizzie Nichols, Emma McClure, Ida Mulligan, Ardie Elder and Maxine Weddle.

Pallbearers Include: Jamey Waters, Gary Santo, Danny Ping, Paul Braush, Kenny, Matt & Jimmy Elder

Honorary Pallbearers: David, Cletus & Marcella Elder

Funeral Service: 2:00 PM Saturday, March 3, 2018
Place of Service : McKnight Funeral Home Chapel
Officiating: Bro. Curt Herrington
Place of Burial: Mt. Zion Church of Christ Cemetery

Visitation after 12 Noon on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at McKnight Funeral Home.

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2:00 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419





McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419

Cemetery Details


Mount Zion Church of Christ Cemetery

Hwy 39 South
Crab Orchard, Kentucky 40419


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