Wille Edward Grimes was born on August 27, 1937, to George and Ora Grimes in Norphlet, Arkansas. He departed his life on Friday, June 4, 2021, in Conway, Arkansas.
Willie graduated from Smith High School in Norphlet, Arkansas, in 1956 and served in the US Army; afterwards, he entered into marriage with Dorothy Howard, who preceded him in death.
Willie was preceded in death by his father and mother, George and Ora Grimes, daughter, Tiffany Trezvant, and five sisters and brothers.
Willie is survived by his sister, Mary Jenson, of El Dorado, Arkansas, brother, Luther Ray Grimes of Michigan, sons, Gill Grimes and George Grimes of El Dorado, daughters, Connie Grimes, Karen Grimes, and Selena Grimes, Joy Jeffers- Bush( Robert), Tracy Saxton, and Tiara Saxton-Smith( Reggie) of Conway, Arkansas, Jackie Roberts( John) of Pine Bluff, and Cerickia Gilmore( Marcus) of Russellville and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Walkthrough Visitation Friday June 11, 2021 at 2:00p.m.-4:00p.m. at Sims Mortuary, Graveside service Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Damascus Cemetery under the direction of Sims Mortuary. Sign the guestbook at www.simsmortuary.com Face mask required