Mildred Hamby Grose, 97, of Ferguson, passed away Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at Atrium Health-Wake Forest Baptist-Wilkes Medical Center. She was born May 23, 1924, in Wilkes County to Grover Cleveland and Runi Barnette Hamby. Mrs. Grose was a member of Lewis Fork Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening and cooking. Mildred was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Chelsie Eller Grose; sons, Grover Dale Grose, Randall Douglas Grose, Chelsie Paul Grose; daughters, Janette Elizabeth Grose, Mary Ellen Grose; grandsons, Nathan Randall Grose and Kelly Dwight Payne; brothers, Warren Hamby and Arvil Hamby; sisters, Juanita Hamby Elledge and Mozelle Hamby Jones.
She is survived by her sons, Terry Lane Grose and spouse, Amy, Michael Eric Grose and spouse, Dinah, Bennette Lee Grose and spouse, Renay all of Ferguson; daughters, Donna Marie Triplett and spouse, Stonie of Ferguson, Rebecca Madge Dunn of Virginia; 19 grandchildren; 36 great grandchildren; five great-great- grandchildren; brother, A.E. Hamby of North Wilkesboro; sister, Grace Sebastian and spouse, Fred, of Rock Creek; numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Mike Hamby officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller