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Nelson Lambert Grove, 84, of Harpers Ferry, WV passed away on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at Jefferson Medical Center in Ranson, WV.

Born December 1, 1934 in Silver Grove, WV, he was the son of the late Dearl Armstead Grove and the late Jessie Hawk Grove.

He was of the Christian faith.

Nelson is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Anna Katherine Grove; 4 sons, James Grove and wife, Christine, Dwayne Grove, Mark Grove, and Randall Grove; 4 daughters, Trudy Kirk and husband, Ernest, Karen Smoot and husband, Wayne, April Maples, Robin Waters and husband, Kenny; one brother, Paul Grove and one sister, Bernice Breeden; 21 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was he was preceded in death by one son, Donald Grove; and three daughters, Donna Everhart, Antionnette Everhart, and Lisa Bond, granddaughter, Christy Grove-Thorpe; four brothers, and two sisters.

Services were held at 2:00 pm, Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at Eackles-Spencer & Norton Funeral Home 256 Halltown Road, Harpers Ferry, WV with Pastor Mike Lida officiating. Interment was in Silver Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family received friends at the funeral home on Sunday and Monday from 6-8 pm.

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