Jerry Grotts (1944 - 2013)


Jerry Grotts, 68, of Mulberry Grove, died at 8:35 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at his home.
Services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16, at Mulberry Grove First Church of Christ, with the Revs. Randy Whitehead and Dallas Nickel officiating. Burial was in Seagraves Cemetery in Mulberry Grove. Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 15, at the church. Young Funeral Home in Greenville was in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Mulberry Grove First Church of Christ or Bond County Hospice. Online condolences may be shared at
Mr. Grotts was born on Dec. 18, 1944, in Fayette County, the son of Elmer and Elva Wehrle Grotts. He married Melba Nelson on June 4, 1965, in Mulberry Grove.
He is survived by his wife; and daughter, Julie and her husband Todd Nickel of Mulberry Grove.

Published in The Leader-Union from Feb. 25 to Mar. 6, 2013