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James Walter Grimes
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Birth: Aug. 22, 1894
Jessamine County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1950
Jessamine County
Kentucky, USA

Veteran, US ARMY, WWI.

Walter was the son of Tim and Nannie McWilliams Grimes, the husband of Jeffie Hughes Grimes and the father of Ardell and Rena Hill Grimes.

•Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon at the residence on Rarick Ave. for Walter Grimes, 56, a Nicholasville garage man, who died Tuesday at his home after a two-day illness.

He was a veteran of World War I, and the son of Mrs. Nannie McWilliams Grimes, and the late Timothy Grimes. Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife, Mrs. Jeffie Mae Grimes, two daughters, Mrs. J.D. Miller and Mrs. W.G. Owens, both of Nicholasville; one sister, Mrs. Ralph Hankins, Cincinnati; and three grandchildren.

Rev. R.H. F. Anderson, pastor of the Arlington Christian Church, Lexington, officiated and burial was in Maple Grove cemetery. Pallbearers were Pink Dean, Clark Wagner, Elbert Wardlow, Donald Corman, William Riley and W.F. House.

Newspaper: Jessamine Journal.
Date: April 12, 1944. 
Family links: 
  Timothy Grimes (1869 - 1946)
  Nancy Ann McWilliams Grimes (1870 - 1952)
  Jeffie Mae Hughes Grimes (1900 - 1974)
  Rena Hill Grimes Owens (1921 - 1993)*
  Agnes B. Grimes Hankins (1891 - 1967)*
  James Walter Grimes (1894 - 1950)
  Hazel Grimes Lowry (1895 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Inter: 01-19-1950.
Maple Grove Cemetery
Jessamine County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Sect M, Lot 33, Row 3, Plot 827.
Created by: Honor
Record added: Nov 29, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 120941681
James Walter Grimes
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 Added: Nov. 29, 2013

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