Alice Elizabeth Truex

BARNESVILLE – Alice Elizabeth Truex, 87, formerly of Somerton, died July 13, 2013, at Hospice of the Valley.

She was born Nov. 12, 1925, in Somerton, to the late Delbert and Elizabeth (Sullivan) Groves.

Alice was a member of the Somerton Church of Christ but has been attending the Pine Lake Christian Church since 2005. She was a member of the Barnesville Twig and worked at the Barnesville Health Care Center.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William E. Truex; three brothers, John Groves, Carl Groves and James Groves; and a sister, Hazel Knox.

She is survived by her two sons, Bob (Debbie) Truex of Atlanta, Ga., and Mark (Darla) Truex of Beloit, Ohio; a daughter, Louise (Riley) Suit of Denver, Colo.; six grandchildren, Lindsey (Pat) Carroll, Kevin (Madison) Truex, Marcus Truex, Stephanie Truex, Matthew Truex and Jeremy Truex; three step-grandchildren, Joan (Paul) Hahn, Nathan Suit and Amy Suit; and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today and Wednesday, July 17, 2013, from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. at Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, 319 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville, Ohio. with Evangelist Val Roxby officiating. Burial will follow in Somerton Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Somerton Church of Christ. Condolences may be made at


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