Grace Anna (Grubaugh) Lahmon

January 08, 1915 ‒ January 31, 2016

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Grace Anna (Grubaugh) Lahmon, age 101, of Gambier Road, Mount Vernon, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon. She was born on January 8, 1915 in Knox County the daughter of John Franklin and Myra Ellen (Snyder) Grubaugh. Grace enjoyed working with her hands in her flower and vegetable gardens, especially caring for her African Violets. If Grace wasn’t taking care of her gardens or crocheting, she enjoyed relaxing on the porch taking in the sights and sounds of all the outdoor activities. She was a member of the Pine Street Church of God (Anderson, Ind.)

Grace is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. The family would like to extend a special thank you to friends and caretakers, Roxie Thomas, Simona Moore, Betty Grosscup, Karen Eis and Rosella Snively.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband, Andrew Lahmon Jr., second husband, Raymond Lahmon, four brothers, Earl Grubaugh, Edward Grubaugh, Phillip Grubaugh and George Grubaugh and a sister, Verna Mae Wolford.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where a funeral service will be held on Thursday beginning at 2 p.m. Pastor Bill Fulda will be officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions in Grace’s name may be made to the Pine Street Church of God (Anderson, Ind.), 10 Pine Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Grace Anna (Grubaugh) Lahmon.

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  • Aunt Grace, as I knew her,was a very gracious, beautiful person. When I lived in Mt. Vernon, I became acquainted with Aunt Grace through Andy and Stan Grubaugh. She crochet some towels for me and I loved the way she always fed the birds. Rest in Peace, Aunt Grace. You will be missed.

  • Dear George, Carol, Shirley, Fred, and Families, So sorry to read about the passing of your dear aunt. Her picture is so sweet, and I am sure that depicted her personality. What a wonderful, long life she had. We are sending you all, our deepest sympathy and friendship. Sincerely, Susie and Dick Huggins/Fredericktown

  • We knew Grace from church and she was such a sweet, gentle lady. She sure lived a good, long life and now she is being Serenaded by Angels.
    Prayers go out to her family.