BENTON — Louie Lee Groves, 81, of Benton died Wednesday at his home.
He was retired from Suburban Gas. He was a member of Walnut Grove Church of Christ.
He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. He was a Purple Heart recipient.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Groves; two sons, Leslie Groves and Lyndall Groves, both of Benton; two sisters, Marjorene Pace and Dianna McDougal, both of Benton; and three grandchildren.
He was the son of Lex Groves and Amy Edwards Groves.
Service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Collier Funeral Chapel with Donald Jackson, Murray Riley and David Myers officiating.
Burial will follow at New Edwards Cemetery in Benton.
Friends may call after 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to New Edwards Cemetery Fund, c/o Leslie Groves, 453 Hunter Road, Benton, KY 42025.