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Bettie Grimes Parr
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1872
Wilmore
Jessamine County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1928
Norwood
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA

Born as Elizabeth, to parents Moses & Fannie Cheatham Grimes, she was always known as Bettie. She married William Parr, the son of Alvin & Sarah Back Parr, on February 6, 1890 in Jessamine County, Kentucky. Some of their children were born in Jessamine County and the younger children were born in Hamilton County, Ohio, after they relocated there. The family lived in Norwood and Cincinnati.

The couple were the parents of John, Robert Lee, Ida May, Herbert, Fannie, Roy Jack, Arthur, Walter Leon, Anna May Parr and an unnamed son. Mrs. Parr passed away from the effects of hypostatic pneumonia and myocardial insufficiency, complicated by other health issues. 
 
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 Parents:
  Moses Grimes (1839 - 1915)
  Fannie Cheatham Grimes (1842 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  William J. Parr (1870 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  John Parr (1890 - 1944)*
  Robert Lee Parr (1894 - 1963)*
  Arthur Parr (1906 - 1982)*
  Infant Son Parr (1915 - 1915)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Grimes (1864 - 1944)*
  Robert Grimes (1867 - 1923)*
  Timothy Grimes (1869 - 1946)*
  John S. Grimes (1871 - 1925)*
  Bettie Grimes Parr (1872 - 1928)
  Pauline Grimes Hughes (1874 - 1933)*
  Sibbie Dee Grimes Woods (1876 - 1954)*
  Nannie Grimes Miller (1887 - 1923)*
  Pleas Dennis Grimes (1888 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Bettie Parr
Mother
1872-1922
 
Note: Inter: 04-18-1928.
 
Burial:
Walnut Hills Cemetery
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Sect 5U, Row 10, Grave 622.
 
Created by: Honor
Record added: Oct 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60030797
Bettie <i>Grimes</i> Parr
Added by: Geof Wyght
 
Bettie <i>Grimes</i> Parr
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Added by: DAVE B.
 
 
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May the Eternal Light shine upon you. And may you rest in peace.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 13, 2016

- Deborah Wessel
 Added: Aug. 19, 2014

- Honor
 Added: Oct. 13, 2010
 
 
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