Thomas "Ed" Grover (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - The Memorial Mass for Mr. Thomas "Ed" Grover, 68, of Edgewood Drive, who entered into rest July 18, 2011, will be conducted Thursday morning at 11 o'clock from Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. Father Jacob Joseph Celebrant. Interment will be private. Mr. Grover was a native of Indiana, having made North Augusta his home for the past 34 years. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Vietnam War and retired as a Research Associate from the Medical College of Georgia. Mr. Grover was an active Parishioner at Our Lady of Peace and was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Tina Grover; three sons and a daughter-in-law, Christopher Prnka, Carl Hawkins and Patrick and Alexandria Hawkins, all of North Augusta; his mother, Lucille Grover, LaPort, IN; two brothers, Ronald Grover, Michigan and Michael Grover, Houston, TX; two sisters, Nancy Batchelor, Tacoma, WA and Mary Allen, Fish Lake, IN; a grandson, Luke Hawkins. The family will receive friends at the church following the service. Memorials may be made to the Our Lady of Peace Building Fund, P.O. Box, 6605, North Augusta, SC 29861. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the registry online at

The Augusta Chronicle-July 20, 2011