A Celebration of Life Service for Grover Cleveland was held Saturday, August 23 ,2014, at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood, Shreveport. Grover was the second of eight children born to Clyde Cleveland and Frances Burch Cleveland. He spent his early years playing with his sibling and friends, attending school, church and family gatherings.
After graduating from high school, Grover entered Grambling College. Because of his creative nature and his love for working with wood, he majored in Industrial Arts. Soon after graduating from Grambling, he entered the United States Army, serving two years before receiving an honorable discharge.