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George Grimes

Sep 18 1919 - Nov 20 2007

George Grimes, age 88, of McKinney, Texas passed away November 20, 2007 in McKinney. He was born September 18, 1919, in Reserve, Kansas to Samuel Irvin and Birdie Lee (Hunsaker) Grimes. He graduated from Reserve Kansas High School. On January 25, 1939, he married Ruth Leona Gatz in Rulo, Nebraska. Mr. Grimes was a farmer on the family farm in Kansas and later a Standard Oil dealer in Quincy, Illinois. He was a member of the Church of the Nazarene. He is survived by his wife, Ruth; son, Joe and his wife Tina of McKinney; daughter-in-law, Barb Grimes of Frisco, TX; grandchildren, Jordan and Emily of McKinney, Mark of Houston, TX and Michael of Lewisville, TX; and sister, Nellie Herman and her husband Carl of Santa Barbara, CA. Preceding him in death were his son, Tim in 1985; and seven brothers. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, November 24, 2007, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Rev. Jack Powers and Rev. Richard Wycoff officiating. The family will receive guests during a visitation at the funeral home following the service.
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