Grover Locke Edwards Jr., of Supply, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, following a brief illness.
He was born Dec. 4, 1954, to and Grover Mary Emma Edwards Locke Edwards Sr. of Hickory.
Grover is survived by his wife, Connie Bean Edwards; daughter, Laura Michelle Kitchens of Wilmington; and sister, Mary Ruth Schenk of Hickory.
A 1978 graduate of North Carolina State University School of Civil Engineering, Grover was employed by Hickory Construction Company; LP Cox Construction Company of Concord; Strickland Martin Construction Company of Charlotte; Hale Construction of Wilmington; and Paragon Builders, also of Wilmington. He had been a partner in Building Systems of Catawba County and owner of Site Con Inc. of Hickory. He most recently worked with Woods Engineering of Wilmington.
Grover was a lifetime member of Professional Construction Estimators Association and had served as the national President of the organization in 1993-94.
A memorial service was held Saturday morning, Feb. 8, at the Holden Beach Chapel.
Online condolences may be sent to www.shallottefunerals.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter for the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.
White Funeral & Cremation Service Shallotte.