Paul Groomes, 82, of Niagara Falls, passed away on September 22, 2016 in Niagara Falls, NY. Born on November 22, 1933 in Evergreen, AL, the son of the late Clydus and Carrie Lee Groomes.
Mr. Groomes moved to Niagara Falls in the mid 1950s and had former employment with Sevenson Construction Co. He was a longtime faithfulmember of the Mt. Erie Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing and hunting and spending quality time with his family and friends.
Surviving are two daughters, Constance (Douglas) Worthington and Remonia Moore; and Rasheen J. Moore whom he raised as a son; stepchildren, Willie (Theresa) Matthews, Nealia (Fred) Matthews. He was recently predeceased by stepson, Alexander(Delores) Matthews; former wife, Annie M.Groomes; and longtime companion, Annie M. Moore. Also survived by a brother-in-law, Percy Bivins; three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation on Wednesday at 10 AM in the Mt. Erie Baptist Church, 1152 Fairfield Ave. Funeral to begin at 11 AM. Burial in Oakwood Cemetery. Arrangements by WILLIAMSON FUNERAL HOME, 635 Main St.
Published on  September 23, 2016