WYATT -- Gregory Wallace Groves, 62, died Dec. 19, 2012, at his home.
Born Feb. 23, 1950, at Cape Girardeau, he was the son of the late John Walter Groves and Mattie Virginia Brashears Groves.
He was also preceded in death by one brother Carl Groves, and a sister, Patsy Groves Grisso.
He is survived by: one son and daughter-in-law, Zachariah Gregory and Yoon Groves; three brothers, John Lee "J.L." Groves, Terry Groves and Richard D. Groves; one sister, Dixie Helen Brazis; one grandson; and a special friend, Ruth Ann Barborek.
A gathering of friends and family will be held from 1-3 p.m. at the Charleston VFW.
Online condolences may be sent at www.mcmiklefuneralhome.com.