Eugene Terrence HargroveJune 19, 1934 ~ December 16, 2017 (age 83)
Eugene T. Hargrove was born in Sumpter County on June 19, 1934 to the late Dan J. Hargrove and Annie Clara Evans Hargrove. The family moved to Waycross, Georgia where he attended school and was a graduate of Center High School. He served his country proudly in the United States Army from where he retired after 27 years.
"Gene" as he was known by many, had a passion for life and had a love for people. He loved to sing from an early age and previously sang with the Pearly Gates, The Holy Lights and The Alma Male Choir as well as singing in the church choir. He was a ordained Deacon and a member of New Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church.
On Saturday, God called Deacon Eugene Hargrove from his earthly labors into eternal rest.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two wives, Thelma Ross Hargrove Spencer and Ileen Faulk Hargrove; a brother, Dan J. Hargrove, Jr.; a son, Marvel Eugene Hargrove, and a brother-in-law, Clyde Monts.
He leaves to cherish his memories four daughters, Juanita Hargrove of Waycross; Carolyn, Sheila and Francis Hargrove all of Philadelphia, PA; two sons, Charles Hargrove and Andre Hargrove both of Waycross; one sister, Pattricia Ann Hargrove Monts of Bloomfield, Connecticut, four brothers, Willie J. Hargove of Bloomfield, Connecticut, Lawrence Hargrove of Deltone, Florida, Tommy Hargrove of Atlanta, Georgia and Timmy Hargrove of Milledgeville, Georgia; two aunts, Vannie Lou Evans of Waycross and Mabel Evans of Americus, Georgia; 23 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, sisters-in-law, friends, and a special friend, Mae Coachman of Waycross.