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James Garland Grimes
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1939
Death: Jul. 27, 2009

CHESAPEAKE - Garland Grimes, 70, of the 4000 block of Maple Drive, died July 27, 2009, in his home. A native of Portsmouth, he was the son of the late James Paul and Myrtle Bristow Grimes. Garland was a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School and Frederick Military Academy, and an Air Force veteran. Following a career with the railroad in Houston, he retired to his childhood home in the Hampton Roads area.

Survivors include two aunts, Marjorie Bristow Benton of Portsmouth and Charlotte Bristow Padmos of Arvada, Colo., and 10 cousins.

A funeral will be held Friday, July 31, at 1 p.m. in Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. 
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  James Paul Grimes (1917 - 2007)
  Myrtle Lee Bristow Grimes (1921 - 2008)
Olive Branch Cemetery
Portsmouth City
Virginia, USA
Plot: E148-6
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Originally Created by: Steve Poole
Record added: Jan 16, 2010
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James Garland Grimes
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