Hargrove died at 12:20 a.m. on Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at his residence.
He was born May 5, 1927 in Golden Pond to Wesley Almerine Hargrove and Sadie Ellen (Garland) Hargrove. Hargrove was a charter member of Hilltop Baptist Church and was retired from the City of Murray.
Hargrove was preceded in death by his father, Wesley Almerine Hargrove; his mother, Sadie Ellen (Garland) Hargrove; one daughter, Teresa Gail Hargrove; three sisters, Frocie Crump, Susie Wyatt and Lucille Underhill; 5 brothers, James, Floyd, Loyd, Henry and Clarence Hargrove.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Hargrove; one daughter, Linda Farris, husband Bill, of Murray; three sons, Kenny Hargrove of Murray, Ricky Hargrove, wife Debbie, of Almo and Steve Hargrove, wife Carrie, of Cincinnati, OH; eight grandchildren, Dusty Hargrove, Murray, Darrel Hargrove, Mayfield, Kenneth Hathcock, Murray, Robbie Hathcock (Summer), Atlanta, Ga., Justin Hargrove, Murray, Zechariah Hargrove, Hannah Hargrove and Tucker Hargrove all of Cincinnati, Ohio, and one great grandchild.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice House Fund, 803 Poplar Street, Murray, KY 42071.