LAKE BUTLER, FL -- Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon, July 7 at Lake Butler Church of God for Mrs. Grimes, 92, formerly of Lebanon. Mrs. Grimes, of Lake Butler, Fla. died Sunday, July 3, 2011.
She was born in Homerville, Ga., to the late Henry and Katie Pittman.
In 1939 she married Harold B. "Shot" Jackson and moved to Jacksonville, Fla.
In 1955 she married her late husband, William "bill" Grimes and moved to Lake Butler.
Mrs. Grimes retired from South Central Bell with over 37 years of service. She was a member of Lake Butler Church of God and served as church secretary for 25 years.
She moved to Lebanon in 2009 to live with her son Harry and his family.
Services were conducted by the Rev. Randolph Murray and the Rev. Alvin Lane.
Survivors include: sons Harry (Anita) and David (Susan) Jackson; daughter Aleene Jackson; stepdaughter Mary Lou Newton; 11 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
Arrangements by Archer Funeral Home, Lake Butler, FL.