Betty Grooms Effinger

Jun 07, 2013

Maggie Valley — 1948-2013

Betty Grooms Effinger, 65, of Maggie Valley, passed away June 6, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Garfield and Dorothy Hannah Grooms; a brother Kenneth; and a sister Patricia Grooms.

Survivors include her sons David Grooms, Randall Banfield, Kevin Shelton all of Maggie Valley and George Grooms of Beantown; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; sisters Margaret Moody and Thelma Rash of Maggie Valley; brothers Roy Grooms of Robbinsville, Keith Grooms and Carroll Grooms, both of Maggie Valley.

Graveside Services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hicks-McGaha Cemetery.

Garrett Funerals and Cremations is assisting the family. Visit