Edward "Ed" Groves Sr.

Edward ""Ed"" Groves Sr., 64, of Rineyville, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at his home.

Ed worked more than 40 years as a roofer and currently was working as a contractor for GCE Co.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Junious and Emily Gill Groves; and two brothers, David Groves and Danny Groves.

He is survived by his wife, Chris Groves of Rineyville; a son, Edward Groves Jr. of Leitchfield; two daughters, Sherry (Fred) Horton of Clarkson and Thoma Perry of Rineyville; a sister, Tammy Young of Hardin, Mo.; five brothers, Terry Groves of Odessa, Mo., Mike Groves of Dallas, Larry Groves of Ottawa, Kan., Gary Groves of Lee's Summit, Mo., and Ronnie Groves of Virginia Beach, Va; five grandchildren, Tasha, Cody, Megan Jayen and Triston; and one great-grandchild, Asher.

The funeral is at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at Manakee Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with the Rev. Christopher Rollins officiating. Burial follows in Ridge Springs Church Cemetery.

Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and continues from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Funeral Home

Manakee Funeral Home
2098 Leitchfield Road Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Published in The News-Enterprise on Feb. 2, 2014