GROVER HILL – Jerry R. Gribble, age 65, died Tuesday, Nov. 19 at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Ft. Wayne.

He was born Dec. 16, 1953 in Kennett, Missouri, son of Talma and the late Martha (Whitley) Gribble. On March 19, 1977 he married Mary Kay (Welch) who survives. He was previously employed by Sim’s Manufacturing of Payne and Modern Plastic Recovery of Haviland. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Kay Gribble, Grover Hill; father, Talma (Marilyn) Gribble, Grover Hill; his children, J.T. (Tiffany Schulte) Gribble, Van Wert, and Jennifer (Josh) Adkins, Haviland; a brother, Talma E. (Barbara) Gribble, Oakwood; sister, Teresa (Arvell) McGuire, Grover Hill; and a granddaughter, Zoey Rayne Adkins.

Funeral services were conducted Saturday, Nov. 23. Burial will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations made to the Ronald McDonald House or Grover Hill EMS.

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