Rose Marie Grindstaff, 78, of Racine, Ohio, passed away at her residence. She was born on February 18, 1934, in Charleston, West Virginia. She was a faithful member of the Racine United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her children, Linda (Jerry) VanInwagen of Pomeroy, Ohio, Dave (Bert) Grindstaff of Racine, Brian (Gale) Grindstaff of Letart, West Virginia; grandchildren, Jerrod (Melissa) VanInwagen of Racine, David (LaDean) VanInwagen of Timberlake, North Carolina, Cara Grindstaff of Leon, W.Va., Tabitha Grindstaff of Leon, Ryan Grindstaff of Letart, W.Va., Jason (Susan) Morris of Pomeroy, Bobby (Stacy) Thorla of Pomeroy, Kyle (Jamie) McKeever of Ravenswood, W.Va.; great-grandchildren, Tyler, Major, and Weston VanInwagen; brother, James (Karen) Jenkins of Madison, W.Va.; sisters, Sarah Woodson of Virginia Beach, Va., Helen Jones of Oak Hill, W.Va., Alice Berry of Oak Hill, W.Va.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Don and Shirley Grindstaff of Apple Valley, Minn. and Harry Benjamin and Barbara Grindstaff of Oklahoma City, Okla.; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Garnette Jenkins; husband, David Grindstaff; brother, Jack Jenkins; sister, Sharon Hancock; grandsons, Todd Grindstaff and David W. Grindstaff, Jr.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 28, 2012, at the Racine United Methodist Church with the Rev. Bill Marshall officiating. Burial will follow at the Meigs Memory Gardens.
Visitation will be held for family and friends from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, December 27, 2012, at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy.
A registry is available at www.andersonmcdaniel.com.