May 17, 1938 – September 24, 2021
Barbara Ruth Grimes, 83 of Lakeview passed away on September 24, 2021. She is a lifelong member of the Lakeview community; and was of the Baptist faith. She retired from Parkridge hospital; and also spent many years working at Lake Winnie.
She is preceded in death by her husband Wallace Grimes; son Leroy “Corky” Lovelady Jr.; sister Florence Taylor; and brothers Danny Kerr, Herbert Kerr, Rodney Kerr, and Jason Kerr.
Barbara is survived by her children Teresa (Donald) Adkins, Frankie Culpepper, Joe “Buddy” Grimes, Mary Katherine “Crickett” Drummy, Glenda (Rodney) Wilcox, Tammy (Chris) Pendergraph; one brother Robert Kerr Jr.; lifelong friend Nancy Parker; 13 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday September 28, 2021 in the parlor of the funeral home. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday September 29, 2021 in the Ft. Oglethorpe Chapel of Wilson Funeral Home. A burial will follow at Lakewood Memory Gardens South in Rossville.
Condolences may be left at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home Fort Oglethorpe, GA.
Viewing Location: 555 W Cloud Springs Rd, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
Service Location: 555 W Cloud Springs Rd, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742