william e. grimes

William Edward “Will” Grimes, age 51, of 11644 Old Richmond Road, Keeling, died on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at Danville Regional Medical Center.   Born in Fayettville, NC on March 3, 1964, he was the son of Roy Grimes who predeceased him, and Patricia Huggett Grimes who survives him.  On September 23, 2005, he married Sharon Bennett Grimes who also survives him. He was employed at Haymes Brothers Construction Company in Chatham for 30 years.  He loved his country;  he loved fishing and canoeing and American history.   

In addition to his wife and mother, Mr. Grimes is survived by his daughter, Kyla Grimes; his brothers, John Grimes of Sweden, Robert Grimes of Lillington, NC, and Stephen Grimes of Durham, NC;  his sisters-in-law, Sandra Hogan, Marsha Bennett, Dawn Mims and Frankie B.King.  He also leaves several nieces and nephews, and great-nieces.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00 P.M.  on Thursday, July 9, 2015 at Barker Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Belle Robertson officiating.  The family will receive friends at Barker Chapel one hour before the service.