Paul Dewayne Grooms
Loving Brother, Uncle
WAYNESVILLE — Paul Dewayne Grooms, 31, died Aug. 13, 2014, at Mission Hospital's Memorial Campus. Paul was born in Haywood County on April 28, 1983. He was the son of the late Roy and Olena Sherrill Grooms. Paul enjoyed video games and listening to music.
In addition to his parents, Paul was preceded in death by his Papaw Paul, Mamaw Barbara, and his birth father, Darrell Brown.
Paul is survived by caregivers, his loving sister, Shirley Ingle; niece, Marti Ingle; nephew, Bryan Ingle and wife, Rebecca; great-nephew, Zachary Ingle; as well as Heather, Cayton and Caleb Ingle, who loved their great uncle; four brothers, Roger, David (Kathy), Kenneth (Vicki), and Michael Grooms; niece, Misty Grooms; nephews Travis and Nathan Grooms; and sister, Brandy Brown Cagle.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at Garrett Funerals and Cremations with Rick Sanford officiating. Burial will follow at Green Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Open Door at 32 Commerce Street, Waynesville, NC 28786.
The family would like to offer a word of thanks to Haywood County EMS and the doctors, nurses, and staff at Mission Hospital.
Garrett Funerals and Cremations is honored to be caring to the Grooms family. www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com.