Grover Dean Burns, age 94, of White Sulphur Springs, WV, passed away on Friday, November 29, 2019, at the Greenbrier Valley Medical Center.
Born on August 30, 1925, in White Sulphur Springs, he was a son of Walter and Helen Marie Lawhorn Burns.
Grover attended the Whatcoat Methodist Church, was retired from The Greenbrier hotel, and was a proud WWII Marine Corp veteran and member of the VFW.
He was a kind and loving man with a huge heart who believed in helping anyone in need.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Michael Hunt; daughter-in-law, Wanda Sue Burns; and a brother, Julian W. Burns.
He is survived by daughters, Hallie Lawhorne (Danny) of Clifton Forge, VA, Audrey VanBuren (Richie), Darlene Teal (Robert), Helen Burns, Lisa Taylor (Tony), and Lynn Lingerman, all of White Sulphur Springs; two sons, Grover Patrick Burns (Judy) of Mapledale, WV, and Julian Wyatt Burns of White Sulphur Springs; daughter-in-law, Brenda Hunt of Ronceverte, WV; a sister, Eleanor Boogar (William) of Taveras, FL; 17 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services are scheduled for Monday, December 2, 2019, at noon, at the Whatcoat Cemetery in White Sulphur Springs, with Pastor Buck Caldwell officiating. There will be no public visitation.
Those wishing to attend the graveside service may meet at the funeral home in White Sulphur Springs by 11:45 a.m.
In lieu of any flowers, the family requests that you just show kindness toward others and help a family in need during the holiday season.
Send online condolences by visiting www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com.
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs is in charge of arrangements.
Obituary originally published in the December 2, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.