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Gene Thomas Groves, 80, Green County, KY (1938-2019)

Gene Thomas Groves departed this life Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Jane Todd Crawford Memorial Hospital, having attained the age eighty years, four months and thirteen days.

Services will be at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home at 1pmCT Saturday, April 6, 2019. Visitation after 11amCT Saturday until the funeral hour. Minster: Rev. Mike Ash. Interment will follow in Bridgewater-Groves-Caldwell Cemetery, Green County.

He was born November 17, 1938 in Green County, KY to the late Eugene and Winifred Bridgewater Groves.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Mt. Union Baptist Church. He was a farmer.

He is survived by his wife Lucille Mudd Groves, one son and daughter-in-law - Wade and Cindy Groves of Lexington; two sisters and one brother-in-law - Mary Ford of Summersville and Eva and McKinley Reed of Louisville; two grandchildren - Shamia and Ashley Tarrence; and four great grandchildren - Jamalachi, Jaycorion, Jamarion, Jaiceon; plus a host of other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers will be Larry Compton, Sam Embry, Gary Smith, Donnie Williams, Dwayne Thornton and Earl Barnett.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Jerry Cowherd, Billy Mitchell, Steve Compton, Paul Allen Anderson, Barry Taylor and Anthony Mitchell.

Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home, 209 W Court Street, Greensburg, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Gene Thomas Groves, 80, Green County, KY (1938-2019)

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