Age: 93 Address: Spruce Pine, North Carolina Date of Death: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 Arrangements: Webb Funeral Home
Details: Grover F. Duckworth, Sr.of Davenport Road in Spruce Pine died Tuesday, February 25th at Brian Center Health and Rehabiliation of Spruce Pine.
He was born on February 15, 1921 in Georgia. He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris O. Duckworth who passed away in 2011. In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents; Earl Oliver and Lillie Mae Yansen Duckworth. He was also preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.
Mr. Duckworth attended the St. Lucien Catholic Church in Spruce Pine and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Mr. Grover Duckworth leaves behind his daughter; Marianne Duckworth of Spruce Pine; his sons; Dennis Duckworth of Boston, MA and Grover F. Duckworth, Jr. of New Jersey; his brother; Hoyt Duckworth of Macon, GA; and his grandchildren; Vianna, Vance, Victoriann, Amanda, and Nicholas.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence at the funeral mass honoring the life of Mr. Grover Duckworth on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 9:00 am at the St. Lucien Catholic Church with Father Christopher Gober officiating. A time to receive friends and share memories and support the family will be from 6:00 pm until 7:00 pm on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at Webb Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Spruce Pine Memorial Cemetery.
Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to our website; www.webbfh.com.,selecting Mr. Duckworth’s name and then you may sign his guestbook. Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the Duckworth family.