Skoval Jackson "Jack" Groves Jr., 70, of Belpre, Ohio, died March 26, 2013, at Ohio State University Medical Center.
He was born Nov. 10, 1942 in Morgantown, W.Va., a son of the late Skoval Jackson Groves Sr. and Emma Simmons Groves. Jack retired from GE Plastics as an electrician with 32 years of service. He loved the outdoors, fishing and motorcycle riding.
He is survived by his wife Barbara Savage Groves; daughter, Tammy Sue Groves of St. Marys; son, Gregory R. Groves of Massillon, Ohio; stepdaughter Beth (Brian) Rippeto of Belpre; three stepsons, Robert Lee Ludwig of Marietta, Ohio, Michael (Connie) Hardman of Beverly, Ohio, Gregory C. Hardman of Watertown, Ohio; eight grandchildren; five great grandchildren; one sister, Nancy Kay Fawcett of Palm Bay, Fla.; and one brother, Benjamin L. Groves of Melbourne, Fla.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre with Reverend Gene Shepherd officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery.
Visitation will be Saturday 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com.