Opal M. Grimes
Opal M. Grimes,79, of Jackson died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004
at Monticello House in Jackson, Mo.
She was born Dec. 8, 1924, in De Soto, Mo., daughter of Fred
Joseph and Stacy Cathryn Worford Pierce.
She and Maxey L. Grimes were married Oct. 28, 1945, St. Louis.
He died May 2, 2004.
She worked in the cosmetic department at Walgreens in St. Louis
for 40 years and moved to Cape Girardeau in 1984. She was a
member of the Church of God.
Survivors include a brother Clarence Pierce of Gilliam, Mo.,
two sisters, Ruth Keirn of Hickory, N.C., and Pearl Tate of
She was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.
Friends may call form noon to 1 p.m. Sept. 25 at Ford and Sons
Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sept. 25 at the funeral home,
with the Rev. Scott Moon officiating. Burial will be in
Hopewell Cemetery in Mt. Vernon, Ill.
Source: (obituary supplied by Ford and Sons Funeral Home)
Submitted by: Ken Richardson