WEST FARMINGTON - E. Paul Groves, 72, went to be with the Lord Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Geauga University Hospital with his family by his side.
He was born March 22, 1941, in Masontown, W.Va., the son of Charles F. and Luzora "Dora" Nicholson Groves.
He was an e-beam operator with Packard Electric for 34 years, retiring in 1997.
E. Paul Groves
Paul was a member of West Farmington VFW, enjoyed stock car racing, woodworking, baseball, fishing and anything outdoors.
Loving memories of Paul will be carried on by his son, Randy (Paula) Groves Sr. of New Springfield; former wife and friend Billie (Chuck) Taylor; two brothers, Arthur (Connie) Groves of Tunnelton, W.Va., and Dale Groves of Reedsville, W.Va.; and loving grandchildren, Randy Paul Jr., Randalyn and Reanna Groves.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where Pastor William Mazey will officiate.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Carl W. Hall Funeral Home.
Paul will be laid to rest in Southington Graham Cemetery, Southington.