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Merl Eugene Grimes

December 1, 1927 - April 1, 2015

Obituary


Merl Eugene Grimes, was born December 1, 1927 in Hunt County, Texas to Thomas Croley Grimes and Bessie Lee Copelin Grimes. He passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 in Irving at the age of 87. Merl married Geneva Hines Russell, February 12, 1960 in Irving, Texas. He retired after 35 years from General Motors in Arlington, Texas. Friends are invited to join the family Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm for a time visitation and refreshments. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Wednesday, April 8 at Moore Funeral Home Chapel, 1219 North...

Merl Eugene Grimes, was born December 1, 1927 in Hunt County, Texas to Thomas Croley Grimes and Bessie Lee Copelin Grimes. He passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 in Irving at the age of 87. Merl married Geneva Hines Russell, February 12, 1960 in Irving, Texas. He retired after 35 years from General Motors in Arlington, Texas. Friends are invited to join the family Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm for a time visitation and refreshments. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Wednesday, April 8 at Moore Funeral Home Chapel, 1219 North Davis Drive, Arlington. Reverend David Wynn will officiate. Burial will follow in Parkdale Cemetery.
Survivors include one sister, Laverne Cook, three sons; Gary Russell and wife Kathleen of Quitman, Texas, Steven Russell and wife Paula of Forney, Texas, and David Russell and wife Johnnie of RedRiver, New Mexico, two daughters; Brenda Bunn and husband Wyndell of Paradise, Texas and Gail Russell of Fort Worth, Texas, fifteen grandchildren and thirty great-grandchildren.