Jean Grose

Obituary of Jean Grose

Jean Taylor Grose, 89,

of Terra Alta (Cranesville community) died Monday April 23, 2018 at home with family by her side. The daughter of the late Daniel Taylor and Elizabeth Sloan Harmison Williams, she was born May 18, 1928 in Vanderlip community of Romney, WV.

She was a member of the Romney Presbyterian Church and a constituent faithful attendant of Faith United Methodist Church. Jean earned her B.S. degree at Penn State University and her Master's degree at WVU. She taught school for 32 years in Garrett County, MD.

She is survived by two sons and spouses, Chilton and Patty Grose of Kingwood and Charles Williams "Bill" and Patti Grose of Cranesville; two sisters, Bettie Sloan (Robert) Brown of CA and Jane Wright Slocum of Vanderlip; five grandchildren, Ben, Jason, John, Nathaniel and Anna; 10 great grandchildren, Kaysa, Wallace, Arley, Maverick, Morgan, Noah, Taylor, Payton, Liam and Hazel.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Edward Campbell Grose on 2/7/2014; a sister and spouse, Magdalene E. and John Sitar and brother-in-law, Arthur Slocum.

Family and friends will be received at the Faith United Methodist Church, Cranesville on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. The funeral service will be Friday, April 27, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. with Pastors Ross Glotfelty and Daniel Fulton officiating. Burial will follow in the Faith Cemetery, Cranesville.

Donations may be made to WV Caring, PO Box 760, Arthurdale, WV 26520. Condolences may be made at

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