On December 8, 2007 LYDIA ADDISON GROOM wife of the late David S. Groom. She is survived by her children, Dr. Franklin J. Addison, Samuel Gregory Groom, Zula Vanessa Crutchfield, Rev. Hattie P. Groom, Nikita Groom and Gloria Johnson, six grandchildren, one great-grandson, sisters Victoria Middleton and Pearl Groom; daughter-in-law, Carolyn Addison, sons-in-law, Raymond Crutchfield and Elmore Johnson and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME EAST, 1101 E. North Avenue on Thursday after 12 noon with family hour from 6:30 to 7:30 P.M. The family will receive friends at New Life United Methodist Church, 4400 Parkside Drive on Friday at 10:30 A.M. Funeral Services will follow at 11 A.M.