Edgmon, Grover A.

Monday, December 31, 2012

Grover A. Edgmon, 91, of Collegedale, Tennessee, died on Sunday, December 30, 2012.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John Allen Edgmon and Ella Mae Haddock Edgmon.

He was born in Catoosa County, and was a former employee of Southern Adventist University and Adventist Media Center. He was a member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

Survivors include his children, Linda Ramsey, Richard (Marlene) Edgmon, Patricia (Daryl) Kerekes, seven grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and three siblings, Deward (Jeanne) Edgmon, Dot (Fred) Fuller and Thelma (Bob) Skeggs

A private memorial service will be held by the family at a later date. Interment will be in Collegedale Memorial Park.

Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway.


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