Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

January 6, 2014

Grayden "Sonny" Colegrove



01/06/14 — Grayden Wesley “Sonny” Colegrove, 70, of Denton, went to be with his Lord Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at the Kings Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.  

He was born Sept. 19, 1943, in Danville, son of the late Grayden Roosevelt and Christine Alieen Shears Colegrove. Including his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 35 years, Joyce Ann Colegrove.

Grayden was of the Baptist faith, loved to do carpentry and mechanical work, watching Westerns, gardening and most of all spending time with his family.

Grayden is survived by three sons, Grayden “Wes” (Deborah) Colegrove Jr. of Olive Hill, Jason (Rita) Colegrove of Denton and John Wesley Colegrove of Waverly, Ohio; three daughters, Lou Ann (Michael) Hayes of Erie, Penn., Jolene Naughton of Nicholasville and Deborah Sue Colegrove of Waverly, Ohio; a sister, Carolyn Sue Colegrove (James R.) Berry; 15 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Funeral service was at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 5, at the Malone Funeral Home with George Boggs officiating. Burial followed in the Colegrove Family Cemetery. 

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