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Raymond Estil Groce, Russell County, KY (1922-2014)

He was at Pearl Harbor when it was attacked on December 7, 1941, while serving in the the U.S. Navy. He was a native of Russell County, KY, and was living in Lincoln County at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Edward & Margaret Mae Wilson Groce, and the widower of Alice Robinson Groce. He was a retired security guard at the Phillp Morris Tobacco Co.
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Raymond Estil Groce, 92, of Kings Mountain, KY, formerly of Russell Springs, KY, died Thursday, January 30, 2014 at a personal care facility in Kings Mountain, KY.

Funeral services for Raymond Estil Groce will be at 10amCT, Tuesday, February 4, 2014, at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Rev. Carroll Egnew officiating. Visitation will be after 9amCT, Tuesday. Burial will be in the Clear Springs Cemetery.

Raymond Estil Groce, Russell County, KY (1922-2014)

He was born Tuesday, January 10, 1922 in Russell County, KY. He was the son of the late Edward & Margaret Mae Wilson Groce. He died Thursday, January 30, 2014, in Kings Mountain, Lincoln County, KY, at the age of 92 years, 20 days.

He was a retired security guard at Phillip Morris Tobacco Co.

He was a World War II Veteran of the US Navy. He was at Pearl Harbor when it was attacked on December 7, 1941.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice Robinson Groce in 1984.

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Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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