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Nancy Arney Groves

December 2, 1942 ~ November 10, 2020 (age 77)


Nancy Arney Groves, 77, of Albemarle, passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2020  peacefully in her home.

Mrs. Groves was born December 2, 1942 in Burke County to the Charles Lewis Arney and the late Mildred Wilson Arney. She was also preceded in death by husband, George Ernest Groves, Sr.; son, George Ernest Groves, Jr.; and brother, Charles Lewis Arney, Jr.

Nancy was employed as a nurse for 30 years engaged in doing what she loved best by taking care of her patients. After retiring, she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Mrs. Groves will lie in state from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM on Friday, November 13, 2020 at Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle.  A graveside service will follow at 1:00 PM officiated by Rev. Don Burleyson at Stanly Gardens of Memory at 2001 East Main St., Albemarle.

Survivors include daughter, Tracy Lynn Groves of Albemarle; sister, Doris Beam and husband Doug of Morganton; and several nephews and nieces.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Groves family.

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Lie in State
November 13, 2020

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Hartsell Funeral Home Albemarle
522 N Second Street
Albemarle, NC 28001

Graveside Service
November 13, 2020

1:00 PM
Stanly Gardens of Memory
2001 East Main St
Albemarle, NC 28001

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