Howard Wilson Groves, age 58, of Franklin, died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.

Arrangements were under the direction of Crafton Funeral Home.

A Celebration of Life was held Thursday, Oct. 17, at Mitchellville First Baptist Church.

A native of Sumner County, he was the son of Gene Groves who resides in Franklin and the late Mary Lou Eden Groves.

In addition to his father, he is survived by a brother, Timothy Groves of Auburn; several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

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