Richard Grove

Richard GroveRichard C. Grove, 89, of Quincy died at 5:45 a.m. Jan. 23, 2013, at Sunset Home.

He was born Sept. 1, 1923, in Rushville, a son of Darah and Nona Scott Grove. He married Maudie F. Downs on Feb. 21, 1945, in Quincy. She preceded him in death on Oct. 5, 1993. He married Marilyn Lester Webster on Oct. 22, 1996, in Quincy. She survives.

Also surviving are one son, Richard L. Grove of Quincy; one stepson, Harry (and Mary) Roth of Longview, Wash.; two stepdaughters, Crystal (and Norman) Schnellbacher of New London, Mo., and Lillian Hendricks of Florida; one brother, Robert (and Inez) Grove of North Augusta, S.C.; three grandchildren; six step grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and nine step great-grandchildren.

He was employed as a machine operator at Brower Manufacturing for 40 years, retiring in 1985.

Services were held Saturday at First Southern Baptist Church with Pastor Tom Rains officiating. Burial was in Greenmount Cemetery. Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to First Southern Baptist Church.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 1/30/2013

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