Harold Gray Groce

May 10, 1943 - Sep 09, 2021

Harold Gray Groce

May 10, 1943 - September 09, 2021

Obituary

KING-Mr. Harold Gray Groce, 78, of King, NC passed away September 9, 2021 at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC. The son of the late Thad Teague and Lorraine Marley Groce, Harold was born May 10, 1943 in Forsyth County and married Sylvia Jean Whisenhunt on August 8, 1971. He was employed with R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company for 34 years, retiring in 2008 from the Information Technology Department. Harold was a 50 year member of Woodland Baptist Church and the Ambassadors Sunday School class. In his spare time he loved to golf and take photography of weddings, church sporting events, and his children's games. His family always came first. In addition to his parents, Mr. Groce is preceded in death by a brother Thad Teague Groce and two sisters Patricia Ellis and Debbie Groce. Left to cherish his memories are his wife of 50 years Sylvia Whisenhunt Groce of the home, three children Jody Groce (Amber) of King, Nathan Groce (Huguett) of Ft. Meyers, Fl., and Patrick Groce (Meranda) of King, four brothers Gene Groce (Sue) of Rural Hall, Ricky Groce (Donna) of Winston-Salem, Ronnie Groce (Daphne) of Lexington, and Gary Groce (Deborah) of Rural Hall, two sisters Deloris Ayers of Clemmons and Judy Poplin (Gary) of Winston-Salem, nine grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service to honor Mr. Groce is scheduled for 11:00 am Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at Woodland Baptist Church in Rural Hall, NC. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service. A private burial will be at Gardens of Memory Memorial Park in Walkertown, NC.

Services

Visitation
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Woodland Baptist Church

1175 Bethania Rural Hall Road
Walkertown, NC 27405

Get Directions
TextEmail
Service
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 at 11:00 am
Woodland Baptist Church

1175 Bethania Rural Hall Road
Walkertown, NC 27405

Get Directions
TextEmail

Sign in to share your memory

We'll never post without your permission


or use your email

By adding a comment, you agree to the following privacy notice and conditions of use

Email Directions

Enter an email address below.
Please separate multiple emails with a coma.

Text Directions

Enter a mobile number below

Get Updates

Sign up to receive a notification daily whenever there is an update on this obituary.

OR
Types

Thank you for sharing!

Success!

Scroll to Top