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Fay Grider Groce, Cumberland County, KY (1945-2017)

She was the daughter of the late Elzie Grider & Florence Farlee Grider, and the widow of Loyd Groce. She was the matriarch of a respected Cumberland County, KY, family. She leaves 27 direct living descendants.
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Fay Grider Groce, age 72 of Burkesville, KY passed away on Monday, October 2, 2017 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital, Glasgow, KY. Funeral Service will be Wednesday, October 04, 2017 at 10amCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Jarvis Cemetery. Family requests visitation 4pm-9pmCT, Tuesday, October 03, 2017 from at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Fay Grider Groce, 72, Cumberland County, KY (1945-2017)

Fay was born on April 29, 1945 in Cumberland County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Elzie Grider & Florence Farlee Grider. She died Monday, October 2, 2017, in Glasgow, Barren County, KY, at the age of 72 years, five months, and three days. She had attended Centerpoint Church of the Nazarene.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Loyd Groce, one daughter, Jennifer Ann Groce, two grandchildren, Sheila Willis and Shelley Willis, and one sister, Sharon Harper.

Survivors Include:
  • One son: Tracey Groce(Azure) of Burkesville, KY

  • Four daughters: Rosetta Willis(Bill) of Albany, KY; Christine Blythe(David) of Edmonton, KY; and Marie Killman(Jimmy) and Priscilla Dyer(Matthew) all of Burkesville, KY

  • One sister: Brenda Arms of Burkesville, KY

  • Two brothers: Ray Grider of Indiana and Kay Grider of Albany, KY

  • Nineteen grandchildren

  • Three great grandchildren

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
Send condolences to the family of Fay Grider Groce

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Fay Grider Groce, Cumberland County, KY (1945-2017)

2017-10-02 - 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY - Photo Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

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