Allie Mae Locklear Grooms Arehart



Allie Mae Locklear Grooms Arehart, age 85 of Laurinburg passed away on Saturday, March 03, 2018.

Allie was born July 29, 1932, a loving daughter to the late Pearl Locklear and Lide Jacobs. She dedicated her life to loving and caring for her family as a homemaker. She served as a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church and loved sharing time with her family.

Along with her parents, Allie was preceded in death by her husband, David Grooms; sons, Ronnie Evans Grooms, David Grooms, Jr., Charles Harold Grooms and siblings, Lonnie Jacobs and Dovie L. Grooms.

She leaves behind her daughters, Brenda Miller and Cathy McPherson; sons, Bobby Edward Grooms and Justin Wayne Grooms all of Laurinburg; fourteen grandchildren and her nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be conducted at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 7th at the Richard Boles Funeral Service Chapel. The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home. A private interment will be at a later date in the Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.