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Annette Groce

January 13, 1960 — March 24, 2013

Annette "Nita" Jean Groce, age 53, of Sparta passed away Saturday, March 24, 2013 at her home in Sparta, TN.

She was born January 13, 1960 in Elkin, North Carolina to the late William Clyde Jenkins and the late Ruby Faye Combs Jenkins.

Survivors include her loving husband of 27 years, Chris Groce of Sparta; sons, Toby Wayne Groce, Andrew Lane Groce and Timothy Joe "T. J." Holbrook all of North Carolina; siblings, Glenda Lowe, Cathy Holbrook, Starlene Nelson, Loretta Jenkins, Michael Jenkins and Jack Jenkins all of North Carolina; five grandchildren, Carrie Burchette, Jacob Burchette, Landis Groce, Isaac Holbrook and Josh Holbrook; special friend, Tonya Cummins and Angie Spann all of North Carolina. Several nieces, nephews and cousins.


Memorial service at Thurman Funeral Home, Monday, March 25, 2013 at 1:00 pm. Officiating will be Bro. Stewart Orell.

At a later date a service will be in North Carolina with interment in the Pleasant View Cemetery in State Road, North Carolina.

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Thurman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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