Betty Grove retires

Betty Grove

The Warren County Department of Social Services has announced the retirement of Betty Grove after 40 years of service with the department.

A retirement celebration will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Warren County Community Center, 538 Villa Ave., Front Royal.

Grove began her career at Social Services at a clerk typist/receptionist on March 1, 1975. She was promoted to accounts clerk in 1977 and to office assistant in 1982. In 1984 she was promoted to office manager and in 1997 became the administrative manager. She handles all administrative fiscal matters, develops and monitors the budget with the director, handles all human resources matters and administers payroll and benefits.

Betty, along with her husband, Dennis, are long-time Warren County residents. They have two grown children, Jennifer Grindle of Warren County and Eric Grove of Morrisville, North Carolina, and two grandchildren, Brently and Weslee Grindle.