In Memory

William Grimes

William Grimes

William J. Grimes

Aug. 27, 1945 — Dec. 22, 2007
MITCHELL — William J. Grimes, 62, Mitchell, passed away Saturday of a massive heart attack with his family by his side.

He was a Navy veteran and served during the Vietnam War. His memberships include Newton-Stewart Masonic Lodge No. 432 F&AM, American Legion Post No. 250, and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.

His parents, Roy and Ida (Apple) Grimes and a brother, LeRoy Grimes, preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Pam Grimes; brother, Roy (Melva) Grimes; sisters, Martha (Keith) Walker and Janet (Rod) Guinn; daughter, Jennifer Grimes; and several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Memorial Chapel of the Chastain Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. at Apples Chapel Cemetery with military honors accorded by Cecil C. Martin American Legion Post No. 250 and Marvin R. Davis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and from 11 a.m. until the service on Thursday at the funeral home.

The Newton-Stewart Masonic Lodge No. 432 will conduct a memorial service at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.Casketbearers will be: Mike Grimes, Jake Phillips, Zach McAllister, Eric Walker, David Grimes and Jimmy Grimes. Condolences may be sent to the family at