Eddie Joe Grimes, Sr., 75, of Henrietta passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28 at Hope Cemetery in Henrietta. Arrangements are under the direction of Owens and Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.
Mr. Grimes was born Aug. 22, 1938 in Clay County to James Rowland and Mary Isabelle (Loving) Grimes. He was the former Chief of Police and Fire Chief in Henrietta.
He is survived by his wife, Georgetta Grimes of Henrietta; two sons, Eddie Joe Grimes, Jr., and Jimmy Rowland Grimes and wife Dorrane, all of Amarillo; a daughter, Karen Kaye Leinweber and husband Greg of Willis; three step-children, Ricky Dale Herring of Wichita Falls, Teresa Dee Anderson of Henrietta, and Matthew William Kinard of Phoenix, Ariz.; a sister, Mary Jane Moyer and husband Jimmy of Borger; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.