In memory of
Paul Robert Groves
In memory of
Paul Robert Groves
Paul Robert Groves, 84, died Saturday, August 29, 2020, from Covid-19 and complications from Covid-19, at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. He was born April 20, 1936, in Warsaw, Kentucky, the son of Earnest Groves and Mildred Groves Ball. Stepfather, Joseph Thomas Ball. Paul Graduated in 1954 from Gallatin County High School, Warsaw, Kentucky. He served, 1955 to 1958, in the United States Air Force as Staff Sergeant (Crew Chief). After the Air Force, he went to work for Delta Airlines and retired after 31 years of service. On January 21, 1962, He married Shirley Darlene Jacobus in Warsaw, Kentucky. They later settled in Georgia, where they enjoyed their life with three children. Paul was a past member of the Morrow First United Methodist Church and current member of First Christian Church of Stockbridge (The Bridge), where he enjoyed greeting people every Sunday. In addition to his parents and stepfather, he was predeceased by a brother, William Parker Groves. Surviving in addition to his wife, son, Paul Duane Groves and spouse, Ronald Cris Groves, Delray Beach FL. Daughter, Lea Anne Hammonds, and spouse, John Anthony Hammonds, Stockbridge, GA. Son, Daniel Wiley Groves, and spouse Kimberly Roberts Groves, Locust Grove, Ga. Granddaughter, Ashley Hope Baudry, Sugar Land, TX. Grandson, Andrew Jordan Hammonds, Coronado Naval Base San Diego, CA. Granddaughter, Gabrielle Marie Groves, Augusta, Ga. Great-Grandchild, Abner Ellis Baudry, Sugar Land, TX. Sister, Ernestine Creech, Marion, IA. Sister, Bette Mayes, Bridgeville, DE. Brother, Carl Ball, and spouse, Wilma Ball, Bella Vista, AR. The family will receive friends Thursday, September 3, 2020, from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm First Christian Church of Stockbridge  (The Bridge) 102 Valley Hill Road Stockbridge, Ga. 30281 A Service of remembrance will be following visitation by Ministers Greg Lee, Philip Kouns and Nick Hersey at church, 3:00 pm. (Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we understand if you are ill, quarantine, or isolated and cannot attend the visitation or funeral. If you feel comfortable participating in visitation and funeral, mask required and social distancing. Mask will be provided if you do not have one.) Interment will be at Georgia National Cemetery at a later date. (Immediate Family only at gravesite due to Covid-19 guidelines.)  Pallbearers, John Hammonds, Jordan Hammonds Gavin Minor, Nolan Minor, Newt Walden, and Steve Keyser. Donations of Flowers to be delivered : Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors 2580 Ga-42, McDonough, Ga. 30253 Sympathy Cards to be sent : Shirley Groves and Family 35 Gail Court, Stockbridge, Ga. 30281. Remembrance donations for Paul Roberts Groves First Christian Church of Stockbridge (The Bridge) 102 Valley Hill Road, Stockbridge, Ga. 30281 Johnson University (Tennessee Campus) PERMANENT FUNDS Go to: https://johnsonu.edu/donate/tennessee/ A Special thanks for providing the family with hospitality and support. First Christian Church of Stockbridge Glen Haven Baptist Church Momentum Christian Church
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2580 Hwy42 N
McDonough, GA 30253
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In memory of
Paul Robert Groves
Paul Robert Groves, 84, died Saturday, August 29, 2020, from Covid-19 and complications from Covid-19, at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. He was born April 20, 1936, in Warsaw, Kentucky, the son of Earnest Groves and Mildred Groves Ball. Stepfather, Joseph Thomas Ball. Paul Graduated in 1954 from Gallatin County High School, Warsaw, Kentucky. He served, 1955 to 1958, in the United States Air Force as Staff Sergeant (Crew Chief). After the Air Force, he went to work for Delta Airlines and retired after 31 years of service. On January 21, 1962, He married Shirley Darlene Jacobus in Warsaw, Kentucky. They later settled in Georgia, where they enjoyed their life with three children. Paul was a past member of the Morrow First United Methodist Church and current member of First Christian Church of Stockbridge (The Bridge), where he enjoyed greeting people every Sunday. In addition to his parents and stepfather, he was predeceased by a brother, William Parker Groves. Surviving in addition to his wife, son, Paul Duane Groves and spouse, Ronald Cris Groves, Delray Beach FL. Daughter, Lea Anne Hammonds, and spouse, John Anthony Hammonds, Stockbridge, GA. Son, Daniel Wiley Groves, and spouse Kimberly Roberts Groves, Locust Grove, Ga. Granddaughter, Ashley Hope Baudry, Sugar Land, TX. Grandson, Andrew Jordan Hammonds, Coronado Naval Base San Diego, CA. Granddaughter, Gabrielle Marie Groves, Augusta, Ga. Great-Grandchild, Abner Ellis Baudry, Sugar Land, TX. Sister, Ernestine Creech, Marion, IA. Sister, Bette Mayes, Bridgeville, DE. Brother, Carl Ball, and spouse, Wilma Ball, Bella Vista, AR. The family will receive friends Thursday, September 3, 2020, from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm First Christian Church of Stockbridge  (The Bridge) 102 Valley Hill Road Stockbridge, Ga. 30281 A Service of remembrance will be following visitation by Ministers Greg Lee, Philip Kouns and Nick Hersey at church, 3:00 pm. (Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we understand if you are ill, quarantine, or isolated and cannot attend the visitation or funeral. If you feel comfortable participating in visitation and funeral, mask required and social distancing. Mask will be provided if you do not have one.) Interment will be at Georgia National Cemetery at a later date. (Immediate Family only at gravesite due to Covid-19 guidelines.)  Pallbearers, John Hammonds, Jordan Hammonds Gavin Minor, Nolan Minor, Newt Walden, and Steve Keyser. Donations of Flowers to be delivered : Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors 2580 Ga-42, McDonough, Ga. 30253 Sympathy Cards to be sent : Shirley Groves and Family 35 Gail Court, Stockbridge, Ga. 30281. Remembrance donations for Paul Roberts Groves First Christian Church of Stockbridge (The Bridge) 102 Valley Hill Road, Stockbridge, Ga. 30281 Johnson University (Tennessee Campus) PERMANENT FUNDS Go to: https://johnsonu.edu/donate/tennessee/ A Special thanks for providing the family with hospitality and support. First Christian Church of Stockbridge Glen Haven Baptist Church Momentum Christian Church
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2580 Hwy42 N
McDonough, GA 30253
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