Obit: Wink Groover

Obit: Wink Groover

April 25th, 2010 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Wink Groover, 74, of Longview, Texas, formerly of Etowah and Shelbyville, passed away Sunday, April 11, 2010, with graveside services in Waco.For 56 years his passion involved all aspects of Tennessee Walking Horses, including raising, training, judging and showing.Survivors are: wife, Nancy McNamara Groover; son, Winky (Shelia) Groover, Shelbyville; daughter, Cindy (Tim) Walker, Chattanooga; step-son, John Carter (Misty) Hicks, Waco; grandsons, Dan Groover and Michael Walker.Memorial services are 11 a.m. CDT Tuesday, April 27, at Fair Haven Baptist Church, Shelbyville.The church will accept flowers Tuesday morning or contributions may be made to F.A.S.T., P.O. Box 259, Shelbyville, TN 37162, or Beacon Hospice Margarets House, 5016 Gilmer Road Longview, TX 75608.Please visit www.lanefh.com to send condolences.Announced by Lane Funeral Home.