The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


November 13, 2012

Billy Wayne Hargrove

— Billy Wayne Hargrove, 74, of Athens died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, at home. No funeral service is planned.

Billy Hargrove was born Sept. 15, 1938, in Limestone County. He was a retired millwright and a U.S. Navy veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Hughes Hargrove and Edith Blakely Hargrove; son, Hugh Colin “Roscoe” Hargrove; and brothers, Bobby James Hargrove and Tommy Joe Hargrove.

Survivors include his wife, Donna Eastep Hargrove of Athens; son, Michael Wayne Hargrove and wife Regina of Athens; grandchildren, Cicley Michelle Hargrove and Hugh Colin Hargrove; and brother David Stanley “Red” Hargrove of Athens.

Memorials can be made to Hospice of Limestone County, your favorite charity, or share a memory about Bill with grandchildren.

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