Tommy Roy Grimes, 88, of Bigbee died March 14, 2009 in a Mobile hospital.
He was born May 18, 1920. He was a veteran of World War II. He was a member of St. Stephens Baptist Church. He was retired from Ciba Geigy.
Survivors include one daughter in-law and guardian, Clynda W. Grimes, Chunchula; one sister, Mary Pritchard, Bigbee; three grandchildren, Emily Marie Grimes, Chunchula, Caleb Deas, Bigbee, Nicole Vickers, Alexandria, VA; one great-grandchild, Alex Vickers, Alexandria, VA; also a host of nephews and nieces.
The service was March 17 at 2 p.m. at Lathan Funeral Home in Chatom. Burial was in the Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Bigbee.