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Nell (Wells) Grimes

March 27, 1934 ~ August 7, 2019 (age 85)


Nell Grimes, 85, of Ooltewah went to be with the Lord, Wednesday August 7, 2019.

A resident of Ooltewah for over 40 years, Mrs. Grimes was retired from Cutter Laboratories and also worked in alterations for Belk Dept. Store for many years.

She was a member of Spring Creek Road Church of God.

She was preceded in death by her son, Charles Michael Grimes; parents, Eugene & Lena Wells; brothers, Hollis, Jimmy & Doyle Wells; and sister, Rita Williams.

Survivors are her husband of 63 years, Charles E. Grimes;  daughter, Susan (John) Grimes Calecas, Chattanooga;  three grandchildren, Stephanie (Robert) Fife, Harrison,  Samantha and Selena Calecas, both of Chattanooga;  four sisters, Lois Skinner, East Ridge,  Ann Brown, LaFayette, GA.,  Nadine Headrick, Rome, GA., and Betty Lane, Ooltewah; several nieces & nephews.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 1 p.m. in the chapel with Rev. Bennie Mills officiating.  Burial will follow at Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.   Pallbearers will be employees of Puckett EMS including Charles Flatt Jr., William Pitt, Dennis Kelley, Jesse Lowman, Dianna and Larry Guess.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN  38105.

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The family will receive friends Sunday from 2-7 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd

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August 11, 2019

2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Homes & Cremation Services (Chattanooga)
7454 E. Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421

Funeral Service
August 12, 2019

1:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home Chapel - Chattanooga
7454 E. Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN

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