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John Willis Grimmett
Birth: Sep. 12, 1855
Buena Vista
Ouachita County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 1941
McNeil
Columbia County
Arkansas, USA

John W. Grimmett was the son of Jacob and Lucinda Tucker Grimmett. John W.'s first wife was Alice O. Burt. They had 9 children: Howard, Willie, Joe, Cornelia, Ethel Mae, Sallie, Siddie, Gracie, and Sam. Alice died in 1891 and John remarried to Georgia Ann Marlar Perry. Their children were Benjiman, Bobbie, Lora, Johnnie, Unie, Mary, Ruby, William, Bessie, Daisy, Henry, Earl, and Dallas.

Cause of death: Influenza. John's grandson, Thurston "Whaley" Bailey was with him when he passed away. According to Whaley, John asked his wife, Georgia, to bring him some tea. He sat up and drank it, then he gasped and left this world. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Grimmett (1827 - 1864)
  Lucinda Tucker Grimmett (1830 - 1925)
 
 Spouses:
  Alice Grimmett (1858 - 1891)
  Georgia Ann Marlar Grimmett (1870 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Howard Grimmett (1879 - 1900)*
  Joe C Grimmett (1881 - 1901)*
  Willie B Grimmett (1882 - 1899)*
  Ethel Mae Grimmett Adams (1883 - 1980)*
  Siddie Lee Grimmett Hickman (1884 - 1976)*
  Sam Grimmett (1886 - 1972)*
  Cornelia Grimmett (1887 - 1898)*
  Sallie L. Grimmett Rogers (1889 - 1979)*
  Alice Grimmett Cheatham (1890 - 1954)*
  Benjiman Franklin Grimmett (1894 - 1974)*
  Bobbie Grimmett Bailey (1896 - 1957)*
  Lora Grimmett Lockett (1898 - 1948)*
  Johnnie Grimmett (1899 - 1958)*
  Mary E. Grimmett Buford (1900 - 1947)*
  Una Lee Grimmett Staggs (1901 - 1993)*
  Ruby Ellen Grimmett Cozby (1903 - 2001)*
  Marvin Henry Grimmett (1907 - 1978)*
  Bessie G Thompson (1908 - 2003)*
  Daisy Marie Grimmett Hinson (1911 - 2003)*
  Dallas E. Grimmett (1915 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Washington Grimmett (1851 - 1934)*
  Rebecca Lousia Jordan (1854 - 1934)*
  John Willis Grimmett (1855 - 1941)
  Sarah Elizabeth Walker (1858 - 1930)*
  Jacob Grimmett (1861 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shiloh Cemetery
Lamartine
Columbia County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Katie Grimmett Jones
Record added: Sep 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21690620
John Willis Grimmett
Added by: Katie Grimmett Jones
 
John Willis Grimmett
Added by: Katie Grimmett Jones
 
 
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Dec. 5, 2011
Lord bless you Mr.Grimmett.
- Andrew Lau
 Added: Sep. 19, 2011
Happy Birthday!
- Love, Katie, a gg-granddaughter
 Added: Sep. 12, 2009
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