Mary Delores Groves, 85, of Flatwoods, departed this earth for her Heavenly home Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, in St. Mary's Hospital in Ironton, Ohio.
She was born March 10, 1932, in Roane County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Hubert and Dorothy Paxton.
She was a member of Fifth Street Church of Christ in Huntington, W.Va.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Virginia; and three brothers, Bill Paxton, Willis Paxton and Jessie Paxton.
She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Oral Groves; three sons, Stephen (Gloria) Groves of Flatwoods, Mark (Frances) Groves of Russell and David Groves of Tallahassee, Fla.; one brother, Jerry (Carol) Paxton of Shaverton, Penn.; and five grandchildren, Danny, Dalton, Derek, Samantha and J.D.
Funeral services will be at noon Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at Reed Funeral Home in Greenup by Jamie Leonard. Burial will be in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North East in Greenup.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Friday.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.
Published on November 15, 2017