Nina was born in eastern Greene County and attended high school in Bloomfield. She retired from Crane NAD and moved to Weslaco, Tex. in 2001.
She is survived by her husband of nearly 30 years, James Arnold Groves; her three sons, James Hash of San Antonio TX, Stephen Hash of Brookston Ind., and Russell Hash of Chattanooga Tenn., and Arnold's three children, Debbie Mattox of Ft Wayne, Brenda Roach of Bloomfield, and Wayne Groves of Odon.
In addition, she leaves behind 18 grand children and seven great-grand children. She was preceded in death by her mother and father, Frona Strauser Kirk and Kiah Kirk of Bloomfield.
In lieu of flowers, friends are invited to send a contribution in her name to the American Heart Society.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Hawkins Funeral Home of Weslaco, Tex.