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Winn Funeral Home Chapel
Wednesday February 10th, 2016
10:00am - 8:00pm

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Winn Funeral Home Chapel
Thursday February 11th, 2016
9:00am - 2:00pm

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Winn Funeral Home Chapel
Thursday February 11th, 2016

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Paul Grissom

Paul "Greasy" Grissom, 72, of Horse Cave, passed away Monday, February 8, 2016 at his home.

He was a Hart County native, a 1961 graduate of Caverna High School, a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War, a retired parts manager for Bale Oil Company, an avid fisherman, was great at horseshoes, loved his grandsons and was a member of the Horse Cave Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Chestine and Laura Harper Grissom; a brother, Glen Allen Grissom and a sister, Rachel Grissom Green on Aug. 18, 2015.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Smith Grissom, of Horse Cave; his son, John Grissom and wife, Renee', of Cave City; grandsons, Jonathan Grissom and Logan Grissom, both of Cave City; his sister, Nancy Grissom Haycraft, of Munfordville; his niece, Kaye Lafferty, of Louisville; his nephew, David Lafferty and wife, Billie Jo, of Munfordville; a great-nephew, Masion Lafferty, of Munfordville and a host of friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2PM, Thursday, February 11, 2016, in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery with full Military Honors by the D.A.V. Chapter #20 of Glasgow.

Visitation at Winn Funeral Home will be on Wednesday from 10AM - 8PM and after 9AM until service time on Thursday.


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So sorry to learn of Paul's passing.  I, along with Paul, was a classmate of Caverna 1961.  He will be missed.

Sue London Nally Feb 13 2016 12:00 AM

Paul was a quiet man of strength.  God bless you all.

Janice Dossey Proffitt Feb 12 2016 12:00 AM

Linda, John and family, I want to express my sympathy and sorrow for you during this time.  For twelve years, from first grade in Horse Cave until graduation, Paul.... and Rachel, too were  a meaningful part of the Caverna class of 1961.  My thoughts and prayers, and I know there are others from our class that share in this, are with you during this time and will be with you during the days to come.

Joel McCubbin Feb 11 2016 12:00 AM

Linda, We are so sorry for your loss!  Paul was a good man husband and father, and grandfather!!  He will never be forgotten . You are in our prayers and thoughts, we cant come to be with you and family.  I do hope that some of your Aunt and Uncle family does attend.  Paula R I P   Missed but not forgotten!!!

Elizabeth M. Sirles Feb 11 2016 12:00 AM

Linda.             Sorry for your loss, I wish you hope in the midst of sorrow and comfort in the midst of pain, I wish you and your family strength and peace in this difficult time.  God bress you.

Rosa Barlow Feb 10 2016 12:00 AM

Linda and Family,  Know how Sorry I am for the passing of a good man.  He will surely be missed by all of our Classmates (1961 Caverna Class).  We had many Reunions and Paul was always there.  Our Class was a very close group.  Know that You and your family Are in my thoughts and prayers.  I would be there tomorrow but I am in Florida.  Love to all
Joe Campbell

Joe Earl Campbell Feb 10 2016 12:00 AM

We are sorry to hear about your loss. Duffy really thought that Paul was a good man and he liked him a lot. We would be up for funeral if we could, but can't make it. You and family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

William and Sherry Pendergrass Feb 9 2016 12:00 AM

We  Want all of  guys To know How very Sorry We  r   to hear about Paul Our thoughts & Prayers     r with u

Pam Nichols Feb 8 2016 12:00 AM