Nadine was born Feb 17, 1931 to the late Robert E. Crowder, Sr. and Drucilla Crowder. She graduated valedictorian from Hampshire School. She married Herman Grose and eventually settled in Houston, TX in 1956. She studied accounting at San Jacinto College and worked as a bookkeeper for several CPA firms and various businesses through the years. She was a member of St. Paul’s Anglican Church.
Nadine is survived by sons: Douglas and David (Nella); daughter, Michele Brooks (Larry); granddaughters: Holly Dawn Main (Aaron), Wendy Haslund (Matthew), Amanda Allen and Sarah Browning; grandsons: Killian and Keenan Brooks; great grandchildren: Angelikha, Lerlene, Christen, Isaiah and Julianna Haslund, and Kaiden Main; sister Doris Crowder Dye and brother Robert E. Crowder (Helen). She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Nadine is preceded in death by her husband, Herman Grose, her parents and siblings: Opal Gordon Holden, Edna Gordon Grant, William Eugene Gordon, Joe Adley Crowder, Mary Katherine Crowder Brooks and Lillian Crowder Curry.
Graveside service for Nadine will be held at 10:30, April 22, 2017 at McClain Cemetery in the Mt. Joy community in Tennessee. It will be officiated by her nephew, Vernon Brooks.
Memorials may be made to the American Stroke Association or the McClain Cemetery Fund: Lori McClain Waugh – Treasurer; 1431 Spainwood; Columbia, TN 38401.